JOE Hockey was “p---ed off” with the way ADM lobbied him over its attempt to buy GrainCorp last year, a new book reveals.
ACTIVISTS with cruelty footage would be forced to hand it to authorities more quickly under new laws.
EXCLUSIVE: ENERGY companies can make minor changes to existing wind farm planning permits from next month.
THE Victorian Nationals are in danger of losing their Third Party status which would cost them $750,000 annually.
A RURAL council has called for a coordinated approach to stamp out illegal rooming houses for seasonal farm workers.
LIMESTONE Coast farmers who believe they have been swindled over cattle sales should contact police.
A MINING company has started mineral sands exploration in East Gippsland.
PUBLIC transport is the key to attracting city people to country areas.
SHEARER Trevor Kearns prefers quality over quantity.
CONTROLLING potato pests and diseases has been an ongoing battle around the world.
CAITLIN Grieve, from Hillend Dorset stud, at Millbrook, enjoyed great success with her family’s Dorset Horn sheep at the Australian Sheep and Wool Show at Bendigo at the weekend.
THERE is a school of thought that promotes the removal of all trout from Australia’s rivers, streams and lakes.
THE VFF’s Ian Feldtmann forgot to ask why PETA affiliates encourage people not to buy wool.
SHEARER Trevor Kearns prefers quality over quantity, but it was all about the numbers when he shore his millionth sheep on Friday.16
ALL the action from the 2014 Australian Sheep and Wool Show, held at Bendigo.45
JERSEY cows sold to $9000 at the dairy dispersal sale near Gundowring, while talk of better prices to come was not enough to lift rates at W...23
CHURCHILL who sit second on the ladder in the North Gippsland League, cleaned up fourth-placed Sale City by 89 points.38
THE sheep sector should be “mature enough to debate merging” its wool and sheepmeat peak councils.
IF YOU want proof of how global dairy markets knock local industry confidence look across the Tasman.
ALLOCATIONS have jumped again for Victorian irrigators.
THIS week’s cattle and dairy sale dates.
A WINTER yarding of cattle at Ballarat today meant prices were higher for some categories and lower for others.
JERSEY cows sold to $9000 at the dispersal of the Aberdeen Jersey stud near Gundowring today.
TRACTOR BUYING GUIDE Claas churns out 100,000th tractor
THE European manufacturer Claas stamped its brand on its 100,000th tractor earlier this year.
TRACTOR BUYING GUIDE Hay days better with Fergie
WHEN David Gass bought the first new tractor in 15 years for the family farm, he knew how it would help.
PHILIP Dobson began spending more time in the workshop after a farm accident in the early 1980s.
IF HAMISH Moore had to choose between kicking 100 goals or scoring a century in cricket, it wouldn’t be easy.
A REVIEW of football in northwest Victoria is not expected to hinder the merger of Hopetoun and Beulah.
BOYD Exell has come within a point of winning his seventh consecutive Aachen International title.
KEEP your women away from globe artichokes was the dire warning handed out in the 16th century.
SMALLER grafted flowering gums grow true to colour and can fit in a small garden.
THE relegating to granny status of this noble, versatile and delicious fruit is a disgraceful mistake.
LIKE steak, fish can be tricky in the kitchen, and for some cooks the chances of ruination are high.
THERE are many tricks to making the perfect risotto.
CAULIFLOWER is around all year and it can be classed as one of those vegetables you love or hate.
DEAR Agnes, What is one to do when they see their friendly, talkative neighbour coming down the drive?
NOEL Padgham from Darwin reckons human males are not the only species to embrace feminism.
CREDIT where it is due to Darren Chester, who is apparently Australia’s “most respected” local MP.
ASIDE from the crunch of snow underfoot, all is silent at Lake Mountain.
OCEAN action, wildlife and history are among the surprises hiding behind the Cape.
BYRON Bay offers more than a great escape from Victoria’s bitter winter chill, writes Michael Gleeson.