When you look for new birds it is best to buy from a reputable breeder or a formal poultry auction where you can talk to breeders.
Tocal College has continued training during the COVID19 movement restrictions by delivering as much as possible through online training, with very limited face-to-face training.
Beekeeping, amateur and commercial, is regulated by Act of Parliament, formerly the Apiaries Act, now replaced by the Biosecurity Act of 2015. A Code of Practice based on the Act has been widely promulgated by the responsible government authority, the Department of Primary Industries (DPI).
As pastures begin to improve after some solid Autumn rainfall in many areas, Local Land Services livestock officer, Dr Sue Street, believes it is important sheep and beef producers do their homework before buying rams and bulls to help rebuild flocks and herds.
Much has been said in regards to Glyphosate about the potential risks to those working in close contact with the herbicide and it's environmental impact.
Like everyone else in the community, staff and students of Tocal College are quickly adapting to our new way of life with COVID-19 movement restrictions.
Drones - not the four propeller variety, the four wing male honey bee - is bigger than his worker sisters, has big eyes, strong wings and a big hairy backside.
How produce is harvested goes a long way towards its quality and with that in mind, German vegetable harvesting machinery manufacturer Grimme has released its new series of mounted WV vegetable windrowers.