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Sheep industry goes from death-knell to global star
Sheep industry goes from death-knell to global star

Just 20 years ago the Australian sheep industry was in dire straits – today its worth more than $8.6 billion per year, an increase of almost...

Moree Dorper sheep farmers set to represent NSW on national stage
Moree Dorper sheep farmers set to represent NSW on national stage

A farming family specialising in Dorper sheep who claim the breed’s ‘extreme adaptability’ is inspiring them to prevail during crippling drought conditions, are set to represent...

Mental health support for bush fire affected communities

Communities affected by the NSW bush fires are encouraged to access available mental health and counselling services. (more…)...

Disaster assistance available for Queensland communities impacted by bushfires

Disaster assistance has been made available in the Livingstone and Noosa Shires to assist communities hit by November’s (2019) Queensland bushfires. (more…)...

Smart Farms Small Grants support big ideas

Farmers with clever, sustainable agriculture ideas can turn them into reality by applying for grants of up to $50,000 under Round three of the Smart Farms...

Globalstar Partners with Ceres Tag on new animal ear tag design
Globalstar Partners with Ceres Tag on new animal ear tag design

Globalstar, Inc. (NYSE American: GSAT), a leading provider of mobile satellite voice and data services, announced its partnership with Ceres Tag, a leader in livestock information...

New judges to decide Australia’s best Jersey cows for 2019

Two new judges are expecting to face tough decisions as they assess Australia’s best Jersey cows for 2019. (more…)...

Dry conditions fuel continued herd contraction

With continued and widespread dry conditions through winter and into spring, female cattle slaughter has remained elevated, prolonging Australia’s ongoing herd liquidation, according to Meat &...

CISS welcomes the growing call for strategic feral pig management across Australia
CISS welcomes the growing call for strategic feral pig management across Australia

With the growing risk of African Swine Fever entering Australia and decimating our $5 billion a year pork industry, the National Farmers’ Federation called on governments...

Farmers call for feral pig cull
Farmers call for feral pig cull

The National Farmers' Federation has called on governments to act immediately to control Australia's 24 million-strong feral pig population. (more…)...

More than $100 million in flood assistance delivered to Northern Queensland

More than $100 million in assistance has been paid to flood-affected farmers, small businesses and non-profit organisations in Northern Queensland after the Monsoon and floods in...

WA’s top beef producers
WA’s top beef producers

Beef producers from throughout Western Australia have taken out the top awards at the 2019 Meat Standards Australia (MSA) Excellence in Eating Quality Awards for the...