Campylobacter is a common bacteria found across the country which is the leading cause of infectious abortions in sheep.
Those with their finger on the pulse in cropping communities share the optimism of national analysts about winter cropping prospects.
Exporters are crunching the numbers to anticipate how to handle a summer jump in demand for limited air cargo space
Australia's winter crop is on the brink on one of the biggest Cinderella stories on record, with improvements of up to 70pc expected.
A "bureaucratically man-made disaster" could decimate the horticulture industry, as thousands of working holiday makers leave the country every week.
The former foreign minister has given Chinese diplomats a rebuke while also not holding back in his views on Democratic candidate Joe Biden.