Stock & Land
Nationals should make a deal at every election
Peter Mailler, Boggabilla Farmer
"Barnaby Joyce is a self-declared agrarian socialist in line with the Nationals' roots. Ideologically he and his party have much more in common with the Labor Party than with the Liberal Party."
"Livelihoods depend on governments we can trust"
Will Evans, Chief Executive Officer Northern Territory Cattlemen'S Association
Last week the animal rights community claimed victory in pressuring Federal Labor into recommitting to a phase out of the live sheep exports industry (if they are elected).
'Ag Visa' policy now a wasted opportunity
Fiona Simson, National Farmers Federation President
Increasing wages would simply mean fewer Aussie farmers, and more imported produce on our supermarket shelves. It's rapidly fuelling Australia's cost of living crisis. Left unchecked, it will increase the number of Australians who can no longer afford to choose fresh fruit and veg.
Ag tech opportunity now bigger than ever
John Harvey, Managing Director, Agrifutures Australia
AgriFutures Australia managing director John Harvey says there are plenty of opportunties open to Australia at evokeAG 2023.
A vote for an "independent" is a vote for Labor
Tom Marland, Principal Marland Law
In the seat of Hinkler, local Mayor Jack Dempsey, left, is throwing his hat in the ring to run as an "independent". He is pictured with Anthony Albanese.
Finding stuff a key part of landcare work
Lisette Mill, Landcare Facilitator and Agvocate, Sw Victoria
PROTECTED: Lisette Mill found this Entrecasteaux's Skink Pseudemoia entrecasteauxii in Pretty Hill Flora Reserve at Orford, Victoria, and it has been added to the Victorian Biodiversity Atlas.