Construction work for the new subdivision, Hermitage Heights, in Corowa is nearing completion. Federation Council’s approval of the second and third stages of the Hermitage Heightssubdivision has enabled Frank and Sandra Miccio to create 17 new
Nyombe Nymambura doesn’t have many memories of his home.. His country has been ravaged by violence and political turmoil for decades and when he escaped 26 years ago Sudan was in the grip of war with the North battling to hold on to control of the
Corowa’s Daniel Hateley, who was inspired by his three young cousins who have all undergone medical treatment at the Royal Children’s Hospital, presented a cheque of $1,446 at the live broadcast of the Good Friday Appeal in Melbourne. After
Corowa Market was held on Monday, April 24 with 12,700 lambs yarded, an increase of 700 from previous market, 2,600 sheep yarded which was a decrease of 400. Lamb numbers increased in a good quality yarding of mostly trade weights with some excellent
A Grade Roos 34 defeated Rovers 30. First win of the season and what a spectator’s game it was, with great persistence shown from the A grade team. Not always the best passages of play but the girls got the job done. Congratulations to Zoe McLeish
The Roos travelled to Wangaratta Rovers on Saturday for the much anticipated game against what was thought to be two fairly evenly matched sides. The game got off to a rip roaring start with fast flowing footy from both sides. But it was the Roos
More people can have a say in the region’s agricultural planning, with Campaspe Shire Council reopening applications for Farming Advisory Committee membership.. The committee assists council by vetting planning applications for subdivisions and
The potency of the venom carried by a new species of funnel-web spider discovered in the Tasmanian wilderness remains a mystery.. Slightly smaller than the average Tasmanian funnel-web, the eight-legged find is being hailed as a breakthrough by
In the steamy kitchen of a restaurant in the Indonesian capital Jakarta, chef Michael Kenzo slowly stirs a big pan of dark coloured meat mixed with chilli and spices, sweat streaming down his face.. ‘‘This is dog meat,’’ he volunteers
Joint winners have been announced for the sheep and wool industry’s prestigious Peter Westblade scholarship.. Young sheep industry professionals Harrison Mulquiny and Rachael Gawne were chosen from a field of applicants from NSW, Victoria and
As the world’s largest sheepmeat exporter and second largest producer, Australia stands to benefit from growing consumer demand in many developing countries where sheepmeat consumption is increasing despite rising prices.. This is one of a number
The peak fodder industry body will run a series of workshops designed to improve production and profit for dairy farmers in the Rochester district.. The Australian Fodder Industry Association, in partnership with TPC Agriculture, will run the ‘Our
A man from Sydney’s south has channelled the late Steve Irwin and captured a freshwater crocodile on a riverbank during an afternoon stroll.. Aaron Hughes was walking with his wife and their young son Ben along Salt Pan Creek, behind their
Proving its recipe is the cream of the crop, the Country Women’s Association of NSW has sold its 50000th scone during its 70th year at the Sydney Royal Easter Show.. The group surpassed its previous scone record by more than 900 floury treats last
The Federal Government’s decision to abolish the 457 visa for temporary skilled workers has received mixed reviews from the agriculture sector, with industry groups calling on the Federal Government to involve them in negotiations.. VFF president
The Terang DemoDAIRY is set to close after the co-operative decided it would be wound up.. The research and development co-operative in western Victoria said it had exhausted all options to remain open.. However, the co-operative hopes to leave
The 2017 Wagyu conference will be held at Albury from May 1 to 3 followed by a tour of Wagyu operations in north-east Victoria on May 4 and 5.. Speakers will include producers who are already using Wagyu genetics, buyers who will contract to buy the
Donald Trump says the Trans-Pacific Partnership is a hoax and signalled a decision on the Paris climate change accord will be made within two weeks
Injuries to three key All Blacks have suddenly thrown a spanner into their preparation for the British and Irish Lions series.
NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian has announced $310 million for the development of a historic Parramatta site, but some locals are unhappy with the plans.
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has labelled criticism levelled at his leadership by the Queensland premier as "bitter, personal and wildly inaccurate".
European Union leaders have warned Britons to have "no illusions" about swiftly securing a new relationship to keep their access to EU markets.
The federal budget is expected to include a new plan to help first home buyers save for a deposit faster by using their pre-tax income.
US President Donald Trump has addressed a rally of supporters in Pennsylvania and attacked the national media as 'incompetent' and 'dishonest'.
Resources Minister Matt Canavan believes Westpac is anti-Queensland and more interested in investing in real estate than in the growth of the nation.