Government's use of taxpayer money questioned as new documents show Shenhua didn't want the exploration licence area NSW paid for.
Federal government will pay the cost of preparing funding pitches for new road and rail freight links to the Inland Rail.
Victoria is the smallest mainland state, but there is still a wild variance in seasonal conditions from dust storms to waterlogging.
The outlook for southern Australia is better, but a lack of hard wheat will mean wheat imports from Canada will keep coming in.
Currency analysts tip the dollar to be down to US65 cents by year's end, but seasonal challenges weigh on ag exporters.
Exmoor Station at Bloomsbury will be developed as a major aquaculture operation by its new owner, the Tassal Group.
Healthy Australians can indulge in the joy of full-fat milk, cheese and yoghurt without increasing their risk of heart disease or stroke.
Cattleman Ross Peatling, Alexandria Station in the NT, was awarded the prestigious 2019 NABRC producer medal last night.