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AT the Anzac Day service in the rural NSW township of Tooraweenah, the Kookaburra Marchers will be remembered.

Kookaburra marchers remembered  

AT the Anzac Day service in the rural NSW township of Tooraweenah, the Kookaburra Marchers will be remembered.
CAN the world’s plant breeders and crop producers continue to increase food production at a pace to match global population growth rates? 4:00 AM CAN the world’s plant breeders and crop producers continue to increase food production at a pace to match global...
AS IN many rural communities, the men whose names are listed on Tooraweenah's memorial cenotaph of those who served in two world wars were not all originally from that district. 4:00 AM AS IN many rural communities, the men whose names are listed on Tooraweenah's memorial cenotaph of those who served...
4:00 AM NSW’s new leadership team faces a significant test of its mettle as a ruling looms for a controversial coal mine extension on the doorstep of the Hunter’s prime horse country.
4:00 AM IT MIGHT be inappropriate to raise a glass to the new Coalition cabinet given the events leading to now former Premier Barry O’Farrell’s fast fall from grace.
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Huge crowds turned out to see the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit the Sydney Royal Easter Show.22 Apr 14 Huge crowds turned out to see the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit the Sydney Royal Easter Show.
A DETERMINED young dairy farmer was named the 2014 The Land Sydney Royal Showgirl, giving Bega its first State winner in the long-running and popular competition.19 Apr 14 A DETERMINED young dairy farmer was named the 2014 The Land Sydney Royal Showgirl, giving Bega its first State winner...

NORTHERN made it a hat-trick of wins in this year’s Sydney Royal District Exhibits’ Competition.18 Apr 14 NORTHERN made it a hat-trick of wins in this year’s Sydney Royal District Exhibits’ Competition.
The Land was out and about at the Merino judging.16 Apr 14 The Land was out and about at the Merino judging.
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Sorry Chops, but the reality is already here, we have been relegated to a nation of price takers
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I am in Dubai at the moment staggered by the price for Australian beef at any one of hundreds
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Rob an underpinning principle of a spot market that needs to be embedded is that the producers
SALES of the South Australian Dairyfarmers' Association's SADA Fresh milk are exceeding initial expectations of the parties involved. SALES of the South Australian Dairyfarmers' Association's SADA Fresh milk are exceeding initial expectations of the...

16 Apr 14 THE role of a witness during disciplinary meetings: support person or advocate?
CATTLE prices are responding positively and the chance of getting in a winter crop has been refreshed after good falls of rain across much of the State last week.03 Apr 14 CATTLE prices are responding positively and the chance of getting in a winter crop has been refreshed after good...
CHINA will have to increase its beef imports by up to 20 per cent a year for the next five years, according to rural lender Rabobank.24 Apr 14  2 CHINA will have to increase its beef imports by up to 20 per cent a year for the next five years, according to rural...
IN THE five years since meat processor JBS Australia extended its footprint into Tasmania through the acquisition of Tasman Meats, a lot of changes have been made, and most have been for the better.24 Apr 14 IN THE five years since meat processor JBS Australia extended its footprint into Tasmania through the acquisition of...

GET a centre ring seat for the Hordern Trophy judging with our 'judge-cam' footage.15 Apr 14  1 GET a centre ring seat for the Hordern Trophy judging with our "judge-cam" footage.
BOTH the Red Angus breed and GK Livestock made it a hat-trick today, winning the Hordern Trophy for the third consecutive year.14 Apr 14 BOTH the Red Angus breed and GK Livestock made it a hat-trick today, winning the Hordern Trophy for the third...

SELLING a bull for $28,000 was fitting reward for Sprys Shorthorns at their golden anniversary sale. SELLING a bull for $28,000 was fitting reward for Sprys Shorthorns at their golden anniversary sale.
IT was a royal welcome like no other - a regal bow delivered by Fred the Merino ram to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge at the Sydney Royal. IT was a royal welcome like no other - a regal bow delivered by Fred the Merino ram to the Duke and Duchess of...

AWI chairman Wally Merriman says a scheme to regulate the supply of wool into auction markets may be needed to stop wild price fluctuations.
Auction wool supply scheme flagged AWI chairman Wally Merriman says a scheme to regulate the supply of wool into auction markets

RESEARCHERS have shown foxes are a host for the sheep measles parasite which costs the industry several million dollars each year.19 Apr 14 RESEARCHERS have shown foxes are a host for the sheep measles parasite which costs the industry several million...
AUSTRALIAN chilled lamb is being showcased at one of Korea's biggest retailers this week.16 Apr 14  1 AUSTRALIAN chilled lamb is being showcased at one of Korea's biggest retailers this week.
MOISTURE profiles and follow-up rain remain a burr in the side of many northern NSW wheat growers, while southern farmers are sowing with much more confidence.24 Apr 14 MOISTURE profiles and follow-up rain remain a burr in the side of many northern NSW wheat growers, while southern...
AUSTRALIA now has its very own specialty grains genebank, with the opening of a $6 million facility in Horsham, Victoria.20 Apr 14  1 AUSTRALIA now has its very own specialty grains genebank, with the opening of a $6 million facility in Horsham,...

THE going has been tough at Cambooya, but Murray Todd set his crop strategies on four varieties of sorghum and can still smile this autumn. THE going has been tough at Cambooya, but Murray Todd set his crop strategies on four varieties of sorghum and can...
CLAAS has manufactured its 100,000 tractor which rolled off the assembly line in the French city of Le Mans last month. CLAAS has manufactured its 100,000 tractor which rolled off the assembly line in the French city of Le Mans last month.

YOU need to consider your land, the enterprise run on it and what tasks are done daily when choosing the right tractor for your operation.05 Mar 14 YOU need to consider your land, the enterprise run on it and what tasks are done daily when choosing the right...
YOU only need to glance at the sheer size of today's headers towering over those of yesteryear to see they have come a long way in the last century.13 Feb 14 YOU only need to glance at the sheer size of today's headers towering over those of yesteryear to see they have come...
NUT growers in Australia are expecting to nearly double exports in the next six years and industry figureheads say SA could get a big slice of the action.24 Apr 14 NUT growers in Australia are expecting to nearly double exports in the next six years and industry figureheads say...
AUSTRALIAN cherries and summerfruits will re-enter Thailand after the Thai government released new import conditions.22 Apr 14 AUSTRALIAN cherries and summerfruits will re-enter Thailand after the Thai government released new import conditions.
GIVEN recent heavy rain, the scheduled April 16 auction of a substantial aggregation in the Arcadia Valley was postponed for two weeks.19 Apr 14 GIVEN recent heavy rain, the scheduled April 16 auction of a substantial aggregation in the Arcadia Valley was...
THE eastern slopes of the Liverpool Range around Timor contain some of the best watered grazing country in NSW, and a large slice of this pasture paradise is now looking for a new owner.18 Apr 14 THE eastern slopes of the Liverpool Range around Timor contain some of the best watered grazing country in NSW, and...
A DETERMINED young dairy farmer was named the 2014 The Land Sydney Royal Showgirl, giving Bega its first State winner in the long-running and popular competition. A DETERMINED young dairy farmer was named the 2014 The Land Sydney Royal Showgirl, giving Bega its first State winner...

COOKING since she was just six years of age, Crookwell’s Reta Beattie has made a name for herself on the rural show circuit and among Country Women's Association of NSW (CWA) gatherings.
Reta's kitchen rules COOKING since she was just six years of age, Crookwell’s Reta Beattie has made a name for
NSW’s new leadership team faces a significant test of its mettle as a ruling looms for a controversial coal mine extension on the doorstep of the Hunter’s prime horse country.

BARWON MP Kevin Humphries looks to be the big winner from The Nationals out of the new Cabinet, taking on the key issues of land management and water resources.
Nats' new voice on native veg BARWON MP Kevin Humphries looks to be the big winner from The Nationals out of the new Cabinet,