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IAN and Camilla Shippen began their sheep grazing career when they bought the 1821 hectare Moulamein property, Banyandah, from Ian's parents.

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IAN and Camilla Shippen began their sheep grazing career when they bought the 1821 hectare Moulamein property, Banyandah, from Ian's
YEA agents held the first of their weaner sales today, with quality cattle helping to create a solid outcome. 2:47 PM YEA agents held the first of their weaner sales today, with quality cattle helping to create a solid outcome.
CRICKET Australia team doctor Peter Brukner said Phillip Hughes was not in pain before he died and was surrounded by family and friends. 12:00 PM CRICKET Australia team doctor Peter Brukner said Phillip Hughes was not in pain before he died and was surrounded by...
PLANS for a $500m capital raising program, planned by dairy co-operative Murray Goulburn, should be finalised by the middle of next year. 1:41 PM PLANS for a $500m capital raising program, planned by dairy co-operative Murray Goulburn, should be finalised by the...
WHEN it comes to selecting bulls to use over their herds, dairy farmers will have more choice when three new breeding indices become available with the April ABV release. 10:31 AM WHEN it comes to selecting bulls to use over their herds, dairy farmers will have more choice when three new...
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When ignorance is the clear and proud position, it is pointless trying to debate with wtf and
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What is beyond your comprehension, wtf, (and it goes a long way to explain your economic
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U have misunderstood my point, realist. I'm saying that by banks being allowed to create

VOTERS in the bush will have to continue to lobby hard, whatever the outcome of Saturday's election, primary producers say.
9:17 AM VOTERS in the bush will have to continue to lobby hard, whatever the outcome of Saturday's election, primary...
A DIRECT international shipping service from Tasmania is only part of the solution to the state's export issues, according to its peak agricultural body.8:31 AM A DIRECT international shipping service from Tasmania is only part of the solution to the state's export issues,...
AFTER a series of export livestock welfare complaints in recent months, the government is funding a new auditor training program.12:01 AM  10 AFTER a series of export livestock welfare complaints in recent months, the government is funding a new auditor...
THE latest USDA Cattle On Feed report shows the total number of cattle on feed in the US up 0.5pc year-on-year.26 Nov 14 THE latest USDA Cattle On Feed report shows the total number of cattle on feed in the US up 0.5pc year-on-year.

WHEN it comes to selecting bulls to use over their herds, dairy farmers will have more choice when three new breeding indices become available with the April ABV release.10:31 AM WHEN it comes to selecting bulls to use over their herds, dairy farmers will have more choice when three new...
THERE'S been a cautious reaction to what's been described as a 'pre-feasibility' study into opening up Tasmania's Midlands to massive dairy expansion.26 Nov 14 THERE'S been a cautious reaction to what's been described as a "pre-feasibility" study into opening up Tasmania's...
WOOLGROWERS are closer to finding out the hidden costs they are being charged in the auction room. WOOLGROWERS are closer to finding out the hidden costs they are being charged in the auction room.

THE VFF is confident a Coalition commitment to an inquiry into grain marketer insolvencies will lead to real action on the thorny issue.3:00 AM THE VFF is confident a Coalition commitment to an inquiry into grain marketer insolvencies will lead to real action...
THE Hobbs family at Douglas farms in a tricky environment where it is difficult to plan for a season that might be too wet or too dry.26 Nov 14 THE Hobbs family at Douglas farms in a tricky environment where it is difficult to plan for a season that might be...

IF the pun weren't so corny, you'd call the work groundbreaking. Suffice to say, a gargantuan effort headed by the CSIRO to map the state of Australia's soil is unique.6:28 AM  5 IF the pun weren't so corny, you'd call the work groundbreaking. Suffice to say, a gargantuan effort headed by the...
GROWER-owned food processor and marketer SunRice has gone all in with their plans to make North Queensland a major player in their rice growing operations.
This commitment to the North was cemented with the recent acquisition of the Burdekin-based Blue Ribbon Rice’s assets including the mill acting which will act as SunRice’s base of operations in the region.26 Nov 14 GROWER-owned food processor and marketer SunRice has gone all in with their plans to make North Queensland a major...
WITH the majority of harvest fires originating from flammable material around the engine, the key to avoiding fires is attention to clean down and inspection. WITH the majority of harvest fires originating from flammable material around the engine, the key to avoiding fires...

THE horticulture sector is set to decide its own future with a new industry services and export control body, HIAL, taking effect.26 Nov 14 THE horticulture sector is set to decide its own future with a new industry services and export control body, HIAL,...
BARNABY Joyce and Willem Westra van Holthe visited a mango farm near Katherine, NT, to speak to mango growers about new trade opportunities.24 Nov 14 BARNABY Joyce and Willem Westra van Holthe visited a mango farm near Katherine, NT, to speak to mango growers about...
CHINA'S laws on foreign investment are similar to ours, but farmland remains a notable exception.24 Nov 14  2 CHINA'S laws on foreign investment are similar to ours, but farmland remains a notable exception.
AUSTRALIA'S FTA with China is expected to boost property prices for some farms by about 15 per cent as it stimulates investment.24 Nov 14  5 AUSTRALIA'S FTA with China is expected to boost property prices for some farms by about 15 per cent as it stimulates...
VICTORIAN riders will be favourites in many events when an Australian Professional Rodeo Association event is held at Kapunda in South Australia this Saturday.
14 Nov 14 VICTORIAN riders will be favourites in many events when an Australian Professional Rodeo Association event is held...
BENDIGO crossbred ewe sellers were well-rewarded with a consistent and solid market at the Elders-Landmark premier and exclusive sale on yesterday.06 Nov 14 BENDIGO crossbred ewe sellers were well-rewarded with a consistent and solid market at the Elders-Landmark premier...