More than 7000 Moira Shire pet owners will receive their annual pet registration renewal notice from this week.. The notices require pet owners to renew their pet’s registration by Monday, April 10, or advise the council in writing if the pet no
The Cobram Border Junior Motocross Club will welcome the state’s best junior motocross riders when they host the opening round of the 2017 Victorian Junior Motocross Championships this weekend, March 25-26.. The club’s secretary Rachel Thom said
Riding on the success of previous years, Moira Shire’s Multicultural Festival will be on again this year at a new location.. The fun-filled family event will move to its new Mivo Park site in Cobram in time for the multicultural best of Moira to
The Victorian Carriage Driving Championships were held over the Labour Day long weekend at the Oaklands Hunt Club in Greenvale, Melbourne with local drivers excelling.. The newly formed Northern Country Carriage Driving Club, which is based at the
Thursday was a big day for two of Cobram’s schools as they cheered on their own as part of this year’s World’s Greatest Shave.. Cobram and District Specialist School teacher Matt Hicks decided to lose the beard he had been growing for a year
Nathalia has completed another season as Murray Valley Cricket Association champion after cruising to premiership glory against Cobram.. Players and supporters could not have asked for better conditions for the match at the Cobram Showgrounds
Soil organic matter plays a key role in ensuring healthy soils and sustainable agriculture production, but Australian soils are generally lower in organic matter compared to the rest of the world according to Grains Research and Development
The rain which fell early last week in our regions was welcome. Rainfalls were quite variable. The heaviest falls were around the Dubbo, Parkes, Forbes and Condobolin areas. Dubbo which has had 195 mms so far this month is having it's wettest March
Victorian cattle producers have welcomed recommendations to crack down on anti-competitive behaviour across the livestock supply chain in a landmark report released last week by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission.. VFF livestock
Game Management Authority chair Brian Hine has welcomed the decision to extend his appointment just four months into the job, as he now turns his focus to the the possibility of leading the authority with an entirely new board.. Mr Hine will lead
Grain growers and agronomists in southern NSW are being invited to a series of regional meetings run by the Grains Research and Development Corporation.. The meetings — including those in Finley, Mulwala and Temora — have been initiated by the
Victorian farmers have started 2017 on a positive note, with four out of five expecting this year to be similar to, or even better than, the last.. But low wheat prices have put a dent in grain grower confidence, although buffered by the bumper
New research released to coincide with the International Day of Happiness (March 20) reveals that when we feel good about ourselves physically, it can lead to us taking greater care of other areas in our life, shifting momentum to a happier you
The VFF has called on the Victorian Government to prevent animal activist groups from gaining the power to police farm practices in a submission to a parliamentary inquiry into the Victorian branch of the RSPCA.. The organisation urged the
A sixth-generation Pine Lodge farmer is concerned his property is the preferred site for the potential relocation of the Shepparton Aerodrome.. Pork producer John Laws says the future of his farm might be ‘‘up in the air’’ after he was last
A leading river systems expert says unregulated flooding and increased environmental flows will also increase the numbers of invasive fish species such as carp.. Dr John Conallin said the current Murray-Darling Basin Plan approach of inundating
The country’s future agricultural innovators are among those who heard from one of the world’s best soil farmers recently.. Rick Bieber from South Dakota in the United States visited the Pine Lodge farm of David Cook as part of his Australian
More than 5000 Queenslanders are evacuating, as the premier warns of very real dangers from Cyclone Debbie as it bears down in the north.
Authorities have closed more than 100 schools as Cyclone Debbie moves towards the North Queensland coast.
Liberal senator Ian Macdonald will skip parliament as Cyclone Debbie heads toward his home town of Ayr, south of Townsville.
Activists have converged on Commonwealth Bank's HQ in Sydney's Darling Harbour and are calling on the bank to stop investing money in coal.
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Diversified miner South32 is launching a $US500 million ($A655 million) share buyback equivalent to 4.5 per cent of its market capitalisation.
Queensland Nationals MP Keith Pitt says he's hoping Cyclone Debbie does 'a Pistol and Boo' and buggers off.
Suncorp will offer capital notes to raise $250 million to fund its general insurance, banking, life insurance and wealth management businesses.
An apparent argument appears to have turned violent and erupted into a shooting at a busy Ohio nightclub.
British police have arrested 12 people since last week's attack in Westminster.