Member for Groom Ian Macfarlane at the Launch of the 2015 Energy & Mining Expo.

Coal seam gas good for farmers: MP

THERE has been no better thing to happen to western Queensland than the rampant development of the coal seam gas industry.


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johnt57aus - Kearneys Spring

Science has also shown that fracking the underground to release the gas is destroying the water table and contaminating the water. Will MacFarlane stand up and admit he was wrong when it all goes wrong and will he compensate the public when the land is...


Queensland Dairyfarmers Organisation president, Brian Tessman.

Chinese markets tipped to save our dairy industry

IN AN industry fighting a mass exodus of producers, the Asian market could represent a saving grace.


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davesdad - Kearneys Spring

This is just another example of the religion of economic rationalism wrecking industries and services. It infuriates me that every time politicians deregulate something they create worse problems than they supposedly solve. Rural industries are...

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