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Where every dog can have his day

COMPETITION is expected to be intense as the nation’s best sheep dogs and their handlers gather at Henty.

Man killed in ATV crash

Man killed in ATV accident

ANOTHER person has been killed in an ATV accident after a death in NSW this weekend.

Why 85 cent bread will cost you

Why 85 cent bread will cost you

WOOLWORTHS has reignited the bread war with its 85 cent home brand loaves.

Zeb wins top auctioneer

Zeb wins top auctioneer

THE winner of this year’s Victorian Young Auctioneers Competition is Zeb Broadbent.

Don’t copy Fonterra: report

06/11/2008 FOOD: Three litres containers (l-R) Coles Smart Buy Milk at $3.19, You'll Love Coles Milk at $3.79 and Dairy Farme...

CREATING national agribusiness champions by relaxing competition can hurt consumers, a report says.

Forge claims hit Nationals MP

 State Parliament. Must check identity. Possibly Tim McCurdy.

A NATIONALS MP has been accused of forging the letterhead of a real estate agent so he could wrongly claim sales commissions.

Wallan rocked by suspected murder

Murder Follow Up

UDPATE: A MAN, believed to be in the army, is assisting police as they investigate the death of a woman in at Wallan.

Historic Ned Kelly home a steal

Ned Kelly Childhood home auction

NED Kelly's childhood home  in Kelly St, Beveridge, was sold at the weekend for $640,000.

Has this man solved daylight saving?

Time zones campaign

A PUSH is on to reduce the number of different daylight saving time zones across Australia to three.

Alpacas in demand

UPDATE: ALPACAS sold to a top of $66,000 at the Alpaca National Show and Sale in Bendigo.

Wool on parade at Brownlow

UPDATE: EMMA Clapham, Tom Hawkin’s partner, has arrived at the Brownlow in a woollen dress.

Sheep at the Show

IT has been a successful start to the Royal Melbourne Show for some as they tally up their ribbons.

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Who’s your daddy?

WHAT are the odds?

Premiers 2014

THIS year’s country footy premiers!

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Checklist fails to protect

Checklist fails to protect

THE removal of specific farming activities from the Section 32 strikes at the heart of the right-to-farm debate.

Nats know power of single women

Ellen Whinnett, reporter Herald Sun

WHICH party first recognised the untapped power of single women? The Nats - and other parties should catch up.

Melbourne Market on target

Melbourne Market on target

REPORTS of the Melbourne Market project being shambolic are simply unfair.

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Easy life, easy rider

Grasshopper Advntures

JASON Williams turned a few thousand dollars on his credit card into a successful business.

Vernon to lead Leongatha

Beau Vernon

ANOTHER remarkable chapter has been added to the already inspiring story of Beau Vernon.

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Young Auctioneers Competition

Young Auctioneers Competition that's on at Pakenham

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Budweiser Super Bowl commercial: Puppy Love

This year's Budweiser Super Bowl commercial follows the special friendship between Clydesdales and a puppy. Courtesy: Budweiser

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FARM RIGHTS

Should a warning about neighbouring farm activities remain in Section 32 statements?

Big Day out for Poll Dorsets

A RAM from the Day family’s Allendale stud won supreme champion Poll Dorset at the Royal Melbourne today.

Border Leicesters steal the Show

Border Leicesters steal the Show

THE return of Ian Baker’s Geraldine Border Leicester stud to the Royal Melbourne Show was a successful one.

Texel return pays for Russells

Texel return pays for Russells

TULLAMORE Park Texel stud at Donald took top honours at the Royal Melbourne Show today.

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Bauxite mining green light

Bauxite mining green light

THE Tasmanian Government has given a green light to a new bauxite mining operation.

Alpacas in demand

Alpaca National Show

UPDATE: ALPACAS sold to a top of $66,000 at the Alpaca National Show and Sale in Bendigo.

Don’t copy Fonterra: report

06/11/2008 FOOD: Three litres containers (l-R) Coles Smart Buy Milk at $3.19, You'll Love Coles Milk at $3.79 and Dairy Farme...

CREATING national agribusiness champions by relaxing competition can hurt consumers, a report says.

Hay, Sept 19: Merinos to $196

 Hay sheep sale.

THE opening pen of young Merino ewes sold for $196 a head at Hay today.

The Glen, Sept 19: Bulls to $7250

The Glen, Sept 19: Bulls to $7250

TWO bulls sold to an equal top price of $7250 at Mike and Joy Gadd’s The Glen bull sale at Walwa.

Ballarat, Sep 19: Hot prices

 Wodonga angus weaner sale.

PRICES were hot at Ballarat today where a huge yarding of 5000 cattle were sold.

Axion 800 in a Claas of its own

 Axion 800 Claas tractor, built in France, former Renault factory, just won tractor of year and machine of year, 2013, at Agr...

VICTORIAN and southern NSW producers at Henty will be the first to see the all-new Claas Axion 800.

Seed, spray, fertilise at once

Seed, spray, fertilise at once

THE Wallace family have entered their Brookfield Superdrill, in the Henty Machine of the Year Award.

Polaris tops ATV sales

Polaris ATV Steven Sweeney, Cooriemungle

POLARIS is topping Australian ATV and side-by-side off-road vehicle sales.

Saints march home

KOROIT has toppled hot favourite Warrnambool by 16 points in the Hampden league grand final.

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Swans cling on to win in a thriller

East Gippsland FNL, Grand Final, Stratford v Wy Yung

STRATFORD coach Peter Morrison has labelled the Swans’ thrilling three-point grand final win over Wy Yung as the best moment of his football career.

Hoppers eye second flag

 Maryborough Castlemaine District Football League, round 1, Carisbrook Redbacks vs Navarre, at Carisbrook, Anthony Koutoufide...

NAVARRE will take on Carisbrook in this weekend’s Maryborough Castlemaine league grand final.

New blood fights for first flag

GFL PRELIMINARY FINAL

THE Geelong Football League will crown a first-time premier regardless of this weekend’s grand final result.

Nats know power of single women

Ellen Whinnett, reporter Herald Sun

WHICH party first recognised the untapped power of single women? The Nats - and other parties should catch up.

Petition fights rates inequity

Paul Weller

A PETITION demanding an inquiry into rural and regional municipal rates was tabled in Parliament today.

Del Rios reaches for the stars

Food & Wine mag - Meet the winemakers

JOHN Durham admits he was chuffed on seeing the 2015 edition of James Halliday’s Australian Wine Companion.

Easy life, easy rider

JASON Williams turned a few thousand dollars on his credit card into a successful business.

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Bright idea in light bulbs

Tesselaar Tulip Festival

LIFE’S not all about colour at Tesselaar Tulip Farm.

Cundall: My inspiring journey

Cundall: My inspiring journey

I’VE never liked holidays. Sitting around doing nothing has never held any appeal for me.

How to encourage birds

 Kangaroo Paw Bush Revolution, supplied by Ramm Botanicals *** For Home Magazine editorial use only. For other publications a...

A BUSH-INSPIRED garden will encourage birds to your home. Follow Tony Fawcett’s tips.

A blast from the parsley

Jeremy Vincent CL Food

ONE of the most versatile herbs used in cooking is parsley.

The icing on the cake

Jeremy Vincent CL Food

I WAS looking in the kitchen cupboard the other week and discovered six different kinds of vinegar.

Lamb a spring delight

Food Pics

LAMB is a family favourite for many households and spring lamb is a popular option.

Who’s your daddy?

WHAT are the odds?

Weekly Times Back Paddock

Dam, that’s a damp distress call

Dam, that’s a damp distress call

NOW here’s what you call a serious case of water in the carburettor.

You’ve gone too far, Cheeky

You’ve gone too far, Cheeky

THERE’S nothing like a grand final to get a fan so excited they feel the need to strip off.

Blonde on the run

 Blonde d'Aquitane bull at field day at Castella.

AND you reckon we have problems with the right to farm in this country?

Enjoy the cruise views

 Italy. From Swagman Tours

PERHAPS the loveliest way to see European capital cities is from the vantage point of its grand rivers.

Easy life, easy rider

Grasshopper Advntures

JASON Williams turned a few thousand dollars on his credit card into a successful business.

Ready for take off

Ready for take off

THE new Weekly Times travel club farming tours will take readers to some fascinating parts of the world.

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