Environment

Thu 20 Sep 2018

Supermarket milk price hike to help farmers

Supermarket milk price hike to help farmers

THE supermarket giants are hiking the price of one of their most popular products in a move they say will help struggling Aussie farmers.

Our farmers are tough, but times might be tougher

premium_icon Our farmers are tough, but times might be tougher

WHILE Queensland farmers are a hardy lot, the recent spate of incidents is pushing many to the wall.

Medical marijuana now under a cloud

premium_icon Medical marijuana now under a cloud

APPROVALS for the prescription of medicinal cannabis have topped 100 in Queensland, but a new study casts doubt over its effectiveness at managing pain.

Ipswich's $400m waste to energy plant 'complete rubbish'

premium_icon Ipswich's $400m waste to energy plant 'complete rubbish'

THE State Opposition Leader has taken a dim view of a new $400 million power plant, fuelled solely by landfill, to be built in Ipswich.

Barnaby’s plan to ‘bale’ out farmers

premium_icon Barnaby’s plan to ‘bale’ out farmers

GOVERNMENT drought envoy Barnaby Joyce is hatching a plan that will benefit frostbitten growers and drought-hit graziers at the same time.

Wed 19 Sep 2018

WATCH: Incredible shark drone footage on our beaches

WATCH: Incredible shark drone footage on our beaches

Yamba to get drone technology to help keep beaches safer over summer.

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