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FAMILY TRADITION: Wayne Shannon with his kids Clinton and Madalyn and their cars – a 1965 Buick Riviera and 2007 VE SS Commodore ute.

No ute for a babe

MADALYN Shannon is proud to be a country girl living in a city. The Mackay car lover won the best chick ute at this year's Sarina Festival Sarina Ute Muster.

Sprays worry our beekeepers

BEEKEEPERS around Alstonville are worried that sprays harmful to European honeybees are being used in the fight against the lace bug.

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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Same old rhetoric, this 'Roma farmer Peter Thompson' is campaigning for CSG since 2012. Looks like he spends more time promoting the gas industry in QLD than actually farming. That is one 'hand picked' farmer saying he can co-exists with a CSG company...


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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Not when the farms are being sold to Chinese. The water is being sold to Chinese. Run by Chinese, Employing only Chinese, all profits and produce going to china, on Chinese ships. What a Plucked Goose of a country we have become.


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