Banks want more power to take farms, businesses

BANKS worried about risk have told the Turnbull ­Government they should be able to repossess farms and small businesses even if their customers pay their loans.

Red caps to the race track: Mason Barbera's double life

SWITCHING LANES: Mason Barbera says he loves to come back to the farm in Bundaberg after a weekend in the high pressure world of motor sport.

"In 15 years when old farmers are retiring, who will grow our food?”

Young farmer takes on the family secrets

FRESH IDEAS: Ash Emerick at Redridge farm, Alloway.

"Everything we've figured out is in my head or dad's head”

No sweeter potato than Bundy Bonita

UNDERRATED: Linda Zunker with a box of Windhum Farms Bonita potatoes.

"It's not until people taste it that they realise the great flavour”

How to get a job at planned meatworks

People working at JBS Meatworks and abattoir at Dinmore.

No training at CQU but that could change

Sell Mackay Sugar while it's still solvent, grower urges

Rex Stroppiana does not believe growers will fork out for a levy, particularly after the cyclone.

A former director says no way growers will pay levy, given cyclone

Heaven sent: Dams fill up in days

Will Wilson and Jason Polzin.

GLADSTONE farmer would have left if deluge didn't arrive.