Last Updated: October 14, 2015

Weather: Canberra 6°C - 25°C . Becoming sunny.

Dry toll mounts

Dry toll mounts

THE deteriorating season has hurt livestock prices and wiped half a billion dollars from the value of the ­nation’s wheat crop.

Macca takes Royal crowns

Macca takes Royal crowns

A HANDSOME Clydesdale has found his way from a heavy horse sale at Echuca to being decked in champion ribbons.

Water woes worsen

NEWS: De Bertoli Wines

NORTHERN Victorian irrigators face soaring water prices as they battle to keep their pastures, vines and orchards alive.

French make spreads the load

Elmore Field Days

WITH ­manure spreading the cheap fertilising option for farmers, more importers are looking at ways to satisfy the market.

A ’devastating’ turnaround

Baker Seed Co Rutherglen

THE heatwave of the past few days will strip the cream off crops in North East Victoria.