Posts in Category: Rural
THERE has been a lot of talk in the last few months about the dangers of ingesting nitrates, found predominately in cured meat products.
THE annual Merrijig Campdraft was a huge success again this year, thanks to generous sponsors, local participation and a brand new arena surface.
FISHERIES Victoria is seeking recreational fishers who want to help decide how licence fees are spent.
Invasive ants are agriculture’s enemy
ALTHOUGH it’s a bit late to be talking about frost damage to crops, research agronomists are addressing the question – just how much damage has…
ASH Swan likes to do things the old fashioned way.
A CROSS bred ewe on the property of Sam and Rachel Parsons was finally caught after evading shearing for about three years.
LOCAL agriculture expert Don Lawson recently visited China as part of a regional and rural delegation.
THE Australian goat industry is set to take on-farm practices, production and exports to the next level.
NEW research has shown that farmers should be focusing on the reproductive performance of sheep, rather than fat and growth rates.
AROMAS of spring are not the only things in the air at this time of year, so too are swooping birds, particularly magpies. With the…
AUSTRALIAN cattle exported to Indonesia are now being very well managed