Farmers have lost trust in the energy network, and are looking for upgrades to the current infrastructure.
Victoria needs to strengthen penalties to deter farm trespass, including on-the-spot fines of at least $1000.
A Coroner's report has found that installing an operator protection device and wearing a helmet would have saved the life of a Macedon Ranges farmer.
There are always going to be faults with telecommunications infrastructure but a better system to report such faults is urgently needed.
The National Farmers' Federation says plant-based or lab-grown products aren't real meat and are misleading consumers
Opinion: In this week's The Gauge, Ian Godwin says Australia's sorghum industry is the envy of the world but lacks a dedicated industry association.
Basin Plan needs whole-of-system strategy because site-specific watering won't return the system to health, MDBA chief says.