Former deputy prime minister Mr Fischer is being treated at Melbourne's Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre.
The site of one of the largest limestone deposits west of the Blue Mountains once earmarked for the glass industry is now going to benefit primary producers.
A buoyant spring, strong first-cross ewe prices, and a desire to acquire industry leading genetics made the 41st Retallack Border Leicesters on-property production sale ‘fun in the sun’.
As membership rises, Country Women's Association of NSW CEO Danica Leys says the CWA is an organisation with clout and a voice for the bush.
Mugambi stud duo Paul and Jan Ormsby have scored their fourth sweep of the major Sydney Royal Boer goat awards.