AS RAYMOND Jenvey wraps each and every pineapple in his field in shredded paper to protect them from getting sunburnt, he’s...

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22nd Dec. 2015 5:12 AM

IRRIGATORS will meet with Minister for Natural Resources in January over a scheme they say has problems.

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21st Dec. 2015 3:12 PM

BRAHMAN and santa cross cattle are the breeds of choice for the Christmas family, and the irony does not escape them.

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21st Dec. 2015 5:12 AM

Volatile weather is expected to diminish farming incomes well into 2016

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10th Dec. 2015 4:12 PM

WITH adverse weather predicted to continue into 2016, a weather and commodities expert predicts poor crop harvests and poor...

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10th Dec. 2015 12:12 PM

Hopeland farmer Brian Bender is calling on the State Government to tighten up the “make good” process between farmers and...

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10th Dec. 2015 11:12 AM

THE Terminator and former Caligornia Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger says people need to eat less meat in order to save the...

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09th Dec. 2015 12:12 PM

ALAN Sommerfeld is looking forward to a decent crop after planting his peanuts earlier than last year.

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08th Dec. 2015 10:12 AM

MACADAMIA farmers in Dunoon, Numulgi, Eureka and Rosebank have been smashed by last Sunday’s supercell storm.

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04th Dec. 2015 6:12 AM

Young organic farmer takes out a national award for her committment to growing a sustainable and successful business

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03rd Dec. 2015 1:12 PM

FEDERAL Member for Page Kevin Hogan says farmers and fishers have until December 7 to apply for a share of $2.2 million in...

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02nd Dec. 2015 11:12 AM

THE smell of garlic doesn't even register with Eloise Heavey these days.

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01st Dec. 2015 8:12 PM

MOUNT LARCOM State School will go down in history as the first school in the Gladstone region to provide a rural studies...

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26th Nov. 2015 9:11 AM

Simon Mattsson held a 'sunflowers at sunset' to raise awareness for soil health. This crop is going to the birdseed...

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23rd Nov. 2015 2:11 PM

LABOR has urged the Baird Government to completely rewrite a bill it says “pleases absolutely no one” from commercial...

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13th Nov. 2015 4:11 AM

QUEENSLAND could become a major producer of cultivated cannabis for medicinal treatment.

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11th Nov. 2015 10:11 AM

Growers are requested to provide details of any storm damage including crop losses.

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10th Nov. 2015 5:11 AM

THIS November rain is on track to grant Joe Muscat some serious savings.

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10th Nov. 2015 5:11 AM

NSW farmers are now eligible to receive $5000 individual grants to participate in vocational training and farm business...

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05th Nov. 2015 5:11 AM

A BAJOOL farmer has launched an appeal against a $4m Raglan quarry’s development, which could delay its construction by...

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05th Nov. 2015 5:11 AM

FEDERAL member for Flynn is urging Queensland farmers still affected by drought to apply for assistance measures.

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04th Nov. 2015 1:11 PM

THE early damage bill estimate from last week’s ferocious storms is in – and it could be at least $150 million.

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04th Nov. 2015 7:11 AM

NOT only has the rain across the state left John Chandler’s grass looking a little greener, it has him feeling rosier as...

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03rd Nov. 2015 7:11 AM

BILL Gillham is “waiting for some follow ups” after getting the best rain in months on his Glenden property.

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03rd Nov. 2015 5:11 AM

NAT Daniels is one of a growing number of women working in management roles in agriculture.

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02nd Nov. 2015 8:11 AM

MY NAME is Richard Love and I'm a Safefoods accredited free range egg producer from the Bundaberg area.

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02nd Nov. 2015 8:11 AM

THE story of Chinchilla farmer George Bender’s death after a decade-long fight against mining companies has earned him a...

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30th Oct. 2015 5:10 AM

The Young Sang & Co greenhouse at North Gregory.

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29th Oct. 2015 3:10 PM

Young Sang & Co’s 4.3ha “Brella Fields” greenhouse, the first of its kind in Australia

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28th Oct. 2015 5:10 PM

KYOGLE organic farmer Sasha Welker grew up in suburban Santa Fe, but that hasn’t stopped her becoming one of Australia’s...

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28th Oct. 2015 8:10 AM

AGFORCE Projects will deliver multi-topic field days in southern Queensland, giving landholders the opportunity to learn...

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23rd Oct. 2015 8:10 AM

TELECOMMUNICATION infrastructure is keeping regional Queensland in the dark ages, costing farmers millions of dollars in...

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22nd Oct. 2015 12:10 PM

KANGAROOS ate $200,000 worth of Carl Walker’s cucumbers this season, but the Bowen grower said he doesn’t blame them.

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21st Oct. 2015 6:10 PM

QUEENSLAND’S highest court has ordered a woman’s in-laws to pay her about $300,000 for her contribution to a family farming...

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21st Oct. 2015 5:10 AM

THE dispersal of Ian Robinson’s dairy herd last Friday closed a chapter on Bungawalbyn’s evolution.

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21st Oct. 2015 4:10 AM

THE theft of valuable blueberry plants from farms on the Coffs Coast has sparked an appeal to help police catch the...

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20th Oct. 2015 3:10 PM

It's a dung good idea! Nimbin Valley Dairy explore the possibility of becoming completely poo powered.

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19th Oct. 2015 1:10 PM

BAT breeding season has returned along with one NSW politician’s plea for councils to be empowered to kick out colonies.

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16th Oct. 2015 4:10 AM

Cattle are thinning out a potential fire hazard along the Tara-Chinchilla Rd, in a win-win for drought-stricken farmers and...

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13th Oct. 2015 9:10 AM

One other fact is that all horticulture in southern Queensland is moved in the first instance via road, there is not a rail...

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13th Oct. 2015 9:10 AM

DROUGHT-AFFECTED farmers across Queensland can now apply for assistance through a Drought Concessional Loan or a Drought...

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09th Oct. 2015 8:10 AM

THE Queensland Farmers’ Federation has been allocated $750,000 to lead the Cyclone Marcia Agricultural Recovery.

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08th Oct. 2015 6:10 AM

THE ACCC has released a guide to assist egg producers to have a better understanding of their rights and obligations when...

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07th Oct. 2015 10:10 AM

NITROGEN use on cane farms will be studied in a ground-breaking partnership between the Queensland Government and Sugar...

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07th Oct. 2015 9:10 AM

THE Callide Valley is producing its own pasture, but a few hundred kilometres away, grazing land resembles ploughed...

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07th Oct. 2015 8:10 AM

NORTHERN Rivers beef and sugar farmers are both poised to benefit from a new international trade deal negotiated by the...

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06th Oct. 2015 11:10 AM

IRRIGATORS closer to managing their own irrigation schemes following State Government decision to transfer ownership of...

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06th Oct. 2015 9:10 AM

COMING off the back of a bumper season, peanut growers say there’s even more good news in store for the peanut capital of...

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06th Oct. 2015 6:10 AM