February 2015

Published a story 12th Feb 2015 1:55 PM

IN AN unconventional start to a rural romance, the very first date Lee Collins had with her husband-to-be, Mark, was tea at her nanna’s.

Real love...it started with tea at nanna’s

IN AN unconventional start to a rural romance, the very first date Lee Collins had with her husband-to-be, Mark, was tea at her nanna’s.

Published a story 12th Feb 2015 10:37 AM

IT WAS a year ago, in the grip of one of the worst droughts in history, that Bollon sheep producers Bob and Amy Brown decided urgent action was needed.

Drought strategy: making best of bad situation

IT WAS a year ago, in the grip of one of the worst droughts in history, that Bollon sheep producers Bob and Amy Brown decided urgent action was needed.

Published a story 11th Feb 2015 9:34 PM

WAYNE McGhee started with a simple mantra: “build it and they will come”.

Biggest team roping event in southern hemisphere

WAYNE McGhee started with a simple mantra: “build it and they will come”.

Published a story 11th Feb 2015 9:30 PM

IN PADDOCKS around the globe Joel Salatin is regarded as one of agriculture’s genuine innovators.

US's most innovative farmer shares his secrets

IN PADDOCKS around the globe Joel Salatin is regarded as one of agriculture’s genuine innovators.

Published a story 8th Feb 2015 6:53 AM

A CONTROVERSIAL new report has described the face of Australian agriculture as a “middle-aged white male”, saying we are lagging behind the developed world.

Are we empowering women in agriculture?

A CONTROVERSIAL new report has described the face of Australian agriculture as a “middle-aged white male”, saying we are lagging behind the developed world.

January 2015

Published a story 29th Jan 2015 10:31 PM

AS A young bloke Karara's Ray Collins worked hard, played hard and was never afraid of "a bit of a knuckle up".

Bush wit: knuckle ups, silvertails and crook dogs

AS A young bloke Karara's Ray Collins worked hard, played hard and was never afraid of "a bit of a knuckle up".

Published a story 29th Jan 2015 10:01 PM

WHEN it comes to teenagers Abbey Seidel is an unorthodox mix.

Cattle work and catwalks: NT teen with a dream

WHEN it comes to teenagers Abbey Seidel is an unorthodox mix.

Published a story 26th Jan 2015 7:16 AM

SHE was a city girl, born and raised in Sydney, but love brought Rosemary Sullivan to the bush and it’s kept her there ever since.

Back in the 1970s when growing grain made money

SHE was a city girl, born and raised in Sydney, but love brought Rosemary Sullivan to the bush and it’s kept her there ever since.

Published a story 26th Jan 2015 7:08 AM

HIS heart has always been in the bush, but it has taken an off-farm income for southern Queensland grazier Chris Muir to make it his home.

Millmerran grazier calls for more support for food producers

HIS heart has always been in the bush, but it has taken an off-farm income for southern Queensland grazier Chris Muir to make it his home.

Published a story 22nd Jan 2015 5:13 PM

IF YOU weren’t born wearing boots, “cow” describes any four-legged bovine and despite your efforts all tractors look like, well, tractors, you aren’t alone.

Five words to ruin a date with a farmer #hilarious hashtag

IF YOU weren’t born wearing boots, “cow” describes any four-legged bovine and despite your efforts all tractors look like, well, tractors, you aren’t alone.

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