Lanai Scarr National Political Reporter
PEOPLE might be keeping their distance from the Prime Minister today — he’s just snacked on a second raw brown onion. Pass that man some chewie!
LOCALLY grown sweet corn is back on the menu for Tasmanians as this year’s harvest kicks off.
THIRD-generation Harcourt Orchardist Katie Finlay has won the RIRDC Victorian Rural Women’s Award.
NEW Zealand fruit growers say they are better off aiming for low levels of chemical residues instead of zero.
CITRUS growers are disappointed a boost to their levies will not be signed off until mid-year.
BANANAS from the farm at the centre of the Queensland’s Panama crisis could soon be back on supermarket shelves.
ORCHARDISTS in Sunraysia are using drones to map the health of their trees.
QUEENSLAND’S banana industry remains focused on controlling Panama disease in the state’s far north.
CLIMATE change is forecast to lessen the quality of food produced in many parts of Australia.
BROTHERS Kye and Quinn Livingstone are part of Harcourt’s sparkling beverage boom.
HARCOURT growers are planning to make the town famous for its apple cider.
THE Tully Valley family involved in the banana disease scare has defended its farming practices.
A NORTH Queensland farm has once again tested positive for one of the world’s worst banana plant diseases.