CQ MARKETS: Quality yardings across the region

SALE WRAP UP: Quality livestock was on offer throughout the region.

Charters Towers, Emerald, Gracemere, Gympie and Sarina sale results.

Gracemere tractor business takes top gong

HONOURED: Col and Debbie Reynolds of Tractor Central accept their award from ex-cricketer and Mahindra ambassador Matthew Hayden and three Mahindra representatives from India at a conference on the Gold Coast.

Owners of Tractor Central talk about their achievements.

Where to for barley?

HIGH DEMAND: Our barley is in demand in China because of has inflated values and gross margins.

China's demand for feed barley has inflated values.

Heavy hitters in town

THE next Food Futures Roadshow event set down for later this month has attracted some of the heavy hitters in the cotton industry from across Australia.

Cyclone Linda forms off Queensland coast

Cyclone Linda has formed off the Queensland coast. Image from Japan Meteorological Agency satellite Himawari 8 via Bureau of Meteorology.

It's official: the tropical low has reached Category 1 strength.

50% chance of cyclone to form off CQ on Tuesday

A tropical low is expected to intensify tomorrow.

"We expect it to track S/SW towards CQ, SEQld.”

South-west Queensland farmers praise rainfall

GREAT SIGHT: Zara and Isobella Agar strolling through the water with their dog Bonnie and merino lamb Olive Oyle on Barbara Plans in south-west Queensland this week.

South-west Queensland farmers are grateful for the recent rainfall.

Rain delivers good results in the central west

SOGGY FUN: Hudson and Hadley Oakhill of Bernfels Station 70k NW of Winton. 335mm rain since Saturday.

Check out which areas got the rain

Brand Insights

Brand Insights

Limo steer sells for 595c

A limousin steer sold for 595c at the Toowoomba cattle yards due to it's good show potential.

Strong plan to manage ovine Johne's disease

OVINE JOHNE'S DISEASE: A new management plan is being developed for OJD.

Feedback is required for the current NOJDMP.

Hitting back at animal activists with the truth

SOCIAL LICENCE: A hot topic affecting the intensive ag industry according to WWF's Ian McConnel.

WWF's Ian McConnel discusses the impacts of social licensing.

Cooyar farmer sells first steers of the year

CATTLE SALE: Wayne Shefe, from Cooyar, sold six weaner steers for 337.2c/kg at Toowoomba on Monday.

Wayne Schefe sold weaner steers for 337c/kg at Toowoomba.

Weather drives cattle prices

The recent rainfall across Queensland is likely to lead to a short-term spike in cattle prices.

The plant turning grain into ethanol

General Manager of Production at Dalby Bio-Refinery, Brett Kuskopf.

The Dalby Bio-refinery provides another market for sorghum growers.

Using robots around the farm

FUTURE USE: An example of the farming robots operated via a SwarmView app.

Robots could replace heavy machinery

Sugar prices tumble but farmers looking to sweeter times

Sugar cane harvesting near Myrtlevale on Friday.Photo Peter Carruthers / Whitsunday Times

“But the sugar price has always been volatile."

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