The 12,000 megalitre Emu Swamp Dam is progressing, with engineering consultancy Premise appointed oversee final permits and construction tenders.
Pumpkins grown specifically for the Japanese market are being exported out of Queensland for the first time.
Environmental activists' uninformed claims seem to carry enough weight to dictate government policy.
MK Cattle, Murgon, have claimed a swag of ribbons to be the most successful exhibitor in the Callide Dawson Carcase Competition.
Tom and Joy Surawski from Boonah had the Grand champion exhibit of the Callide Dawson Beef Carcase Competition.
The beef industry has once again made a vain attempt to release a report that apologises for its very existence.
Graziers and communities in central and south west Queensland spent Saturday night listening to very welcome rain on the roof, along with storm cells in places that caused flash flooding.
Current renewable energy systems have a limited life cycle and are not self-regenerating like cattle and grass, says View From the Paddock columnist Mark Davie.