Last Updated: May 06, 2015

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Chicken industry in strife

Chicken industry in strife

VICTORIA’S once flourishing chicken meat industry is facing collapse.

Clubs on notice in Mallee

Clubs on notice in Mallee

THE Mallee Football League will fold under proposals from the review into football structures in Victoria’s northwest.

Processors on the brakes

Bendigo Prime Lamb Sale

KEY processors have started to reduce lamb and sheep kills ­because of issues with supply, demand and profitability.

Drone can lift fertiliser efficiency

Wimmera Machinery Field Days. Dairy Week, Schultz Sisters. Terang

HORSHAM’S Precision Agriculture UAV uses aerial imaging to make better fertiliser rate choices.

Urban cowboy

COUNTRY LIVING: Cattleman Jimmy Matthews

HIS great-grandfather bought the first steer at Newmarket, and Jimmy Matthews sold the last. But there’s more to this livestock legend.

Going native one step at a time

Jindi Farm Bush Foods

LESLIE Smith wanders through her farm at Jindivick in Gippsland with daughter Leila.