Farmers are being forced to dump crops due to a lack of workers while thousands sit out of work but a ‘disgraceful’ rule is...
09th Nov. 2020 8:11 AM
A Darling Downs family are among thousands of Queensland producers nervously eyeing the skies after dodging the disaster of...
09th Sept. 2020 5:09 AM
GROWERS have been advised to apply extra caution to their crops, after an exotic pest was detected in Bundaberg.
07th April 2020 9:04 PM
The drought is taking a savage toll on the value of Queensland's agricultural commodities, a new forecast suggests.
05th Dec. 2019 1:12 PM
SCIENTISTS believe a gene discovered in barley responsible for drought-resistance will help to future-proof crops against...
02nd Sept. 2019 10:09 AM
THERE were tears of joy when more than 100mm of rain fell on parts of Southern Downs at the weekend but farmers are not...
18th March 2019 5:03 PM
BOWEN mango growers have bounced back much sooner than expected after Cyclone Debbie.
26th Nov. 2018 5:11 AM
AS farmers assess the damage from yesterday’s widespread hail storms, it’s not just crops that have been damaged.
12th Oct. 2018 9:10 AM
As if the needle crisis wasn't enough, watching one million of his strawberry plants get shredded by Mother Nature sealed...
10th Oct. 2018 3:10 PM
A RESEARCHER from the University of the Sunshine Coast is putting her knowledge into practical use for farmers in Laos and...
09th Oct. 2018 5:10 AM