Last Updated: September 24, 2014

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Crop hopes wither

Murrayville dry spell, while the rest of Victoria squelches through paddocks the farmers up around Murrayville in the Mallee ...

PARTS of southeast Australia’s grain growing regions are close to failing.

Reapers AFL ties hope

Reapers AFL ties hope

NEW AFL Victoria general manager Steven Reaper believes community footy and AFL ties will strengthen.

Victorians in Nuffield award win

 Asparagus Farm owned by Trevor and Joanne Courtney near Koo Wee Rup.

FIVE Victorians have been awarded Nuffield farming scholarships for research into farming practices.

The easy whey with robots

The easy whey with robots

A COMPLETELY automated milking system is proving a solid investment for two Wakool dairy farmers.

Bushie Bob tells drover’s tale

Bushie Bob tells drover’s tale

BARCOO Bob worked as a stockman in central Queensland and his only regret is not wearing pants.

Editor’s Letter: September 2014

Natalee Ward. Weekly Times. HWT staff.

I’M not one to be sucked in by outlandish statements or broad generalisations but I just love this one: “Deep down, everyone wants to be a farmer.”