Farmers left high and dry

IT IS the end of November and unfortunately again the rain has failed to materialise in large areas of Queensland and northern New South Wales.



Bob Katter.

Katter’s Mackay Sugar plan

BOB Katter wants Mackay Sugar to lead a major project opening up tens of thousands of hectares of land for cane production for ethanol.

Latest Comment

Join the Discussion
Drodsaxman - Sunnyvale

Sounds like Mackay has a plan at least an alternative from any pother use for the land. Wonder if they would consider growing Giant King Grass in tandem with sugar cane. GKG can be used as an animal feed to supplement the capital outlay to fund his...


Local Partners

Local Profile

Stay Connected

You can change the newsletters you are subscribed to when you edit your profile

Edit Profile



Reviewing your friendships, and, more importantly, your love affairs, is essential. Be prepared for the unexpected. You could be receiving some...

read more


Special Offers & Promotions

Compare & Save