Landholders Urged to Have Their Say

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Rural landholders across Queensland are being urged to take part in an AgForce Projects survey about their interactions with coal seam gas (CSG) and mining companies. CSG Project Leader Daniel Phipps says AgForce Projects conducted the 30 question survey each year to assess landholders' … [Read more...]

Dopes on Dope on the Farm

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With the number of reports of farm workers using and working, daily while using drugs Queensland Farmers Federation is stepping up its warnings. According to research by the National Centre for Education and Training on Addiction (NCETA), there is growing evidence of ice being used by younger … [Read more...]

Stolen Weaners, Roma

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Police from the Roma Stock and Rural are currently investigating the theft of 27 Brahman cross weaners from a property about 100 klms south of Roma. According to Police the weaners were stolen from inside the stock yards located within the property. The weaners were being fed due to the … [Read more...]

Check New Valuations

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AgForce is urging rural landholders to check that new land valuations released today are correct to ensure they don't end up paying more in council rates and leasehold rent than they should. AgForce rural property valuer John Moore says the Department of Natural Resources and Mines has today … [Read more...]

ACCC Calls for Greater Transparency

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Changes are needed to improve transparency and competitiveness in Australia’s cattle and beef markets, with an ACCC study highlighting shortcomings in price reporting, a lack of trust in the carcass grading system, and concerns about anti-competitive conduct affecting competition in cattle and beef … [Read more...]