agriculture

Calloused crusader: Jan Darlington dies age 79

premium_icon Calloused crusader: Jan Darlington dies age 79

The woman with calloused hands fought for rural women's rights

Victory in mission to contain poison epidemic

premium_icon Victory in mission to contain poison epidemic

Sarina resident says there is no question a review into this widely available...

Turning poo into power: How USQ hopes to solve energy issues

premium_icon Turning poo into power: How USQ hopes to solve energy issues

A project looks at turning human and animal waste into electricity

Emu Vale mother of 11 claims trauma lead to 60kg weed habit

premium_icon Emu Vale mother of 11 claims trauma lead to 60kg weed habit

THE woman was described as a “zombie” when taking prescribed anxiety medication.

Facing off with nature: Family’s close call with bushfire

premium_icon Facing off with nature: Family’s close call with bushfire

“THE rural firefighters are the real heroes.”

Crop change: Southern Downs farmer finds where money is

premium_icon Crop change: Southern Downs farmer finds where money is

FIFTH-generation producer desperate to save farm.

Family fun at the Pig and Calf

premium_icon Family fun at the Pig and Calf

CHILDREN check out the agricultural heart of Warwick during school holidays.

'Don't be frightened': Farmer gets help after shock destock

premium_icon 'Don't be frightened': Farmer gets help after shock destock

Struggling grazier offers kind words for region's proud families.

The poison 'epidemic' taking out loved ones

premium_icon The poison 'epidemic' taking out loved ones

‘If you ingest it, you call everyone you love and tell them … You’re not coming...

Multi-million dollar expansion to secure future jobs

premium_icon Multi-million dollar expansion to secure future jobs

John Dee is set to vastly increase its processing capacity

Why weekly sales is such a beloved tradition

premium_icon Why weekly sales is such a beloved tradition

Even if they're not buying or selling, keen onlookers won't miss it

Council to sell dried poo for profit

premium_icon Council to sell dried poo for profit

New age sewage plant at Loganholme to dry poo for fertiliser

Rain brings reprieve for farmers, but far more still needed

premium_icon Rain brings reprieve for farmers, but far more still needed

Producers at the Pig and Calf reveal how much rain they need

Farmer floats cheap, creative idea to save dam water

premium_icon Farmer floats cheap, creative idea to save dam water

Water evaporation could be reduced by up to 70 per cent

'It's a disaster': Farmers pestered by management scheme

premium_icon 'It's a disaster': Farmers pestered by management scheme

Drought complicates pest management for primary producers

Keyboard warriors face jail time for encouraging trespass

premium_icon Keyboard warriors face jail time for encouraging trespass

Relief a step closer after legislation passes House of Reps

Weak, starving horses saved from tragic drought death

premium_icon Weak, starving horses saved from tragic drought death

'What's the point of all their hunger, just to be shot?'

Heal from outside, in: Unique project to give farmers a lift

premium_icon Heal from outside, in: Unique project to give farmers a lift

Warwick woman calls for community help for mental health initiative

Billion dollar benefit from 'game changer' technology

premium_icon Billion dollar benefit from 'game changer' technology

Technology high in the sky could provide more accurate GPS data

'PROTECT OUR FARMERS': Tough new penalties for trespassers

premium_icon 'PROTECT OUR FARMERS': Tough new penalties for trespassers

Animal activists in the Southern Downs may face harsh consequences.

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