Dogs to be put through paces
The people of northern Victoria will get a chance to see owners and their dogs working as a team in the annual Rochester Working Sheep Dog Trials, starting on Friday, September 21.
A group of farmers have seen red at their recent Greater Shepparton City Council rates notices, which have seen significant jumps as a result of rising farm values.
The phones have started ringing for the spring season with people alerting Goulburn Valley snake catcher Craig Bergman of his slithery friends’ whereabouts.
GrainCorp has moved to reassure farmers following a small fire at its Numurkah canola processing plant, stating it is unlikely to have an effect on the plant’s processing as harvest time approaches.
Australia has implemented stronger offshore biosecurity measures for the coming brown marmorated stink bug season to manage risks associated with this significant cargo pest.
Preparations are continuing for the 55th Elmore Field Days, with volunteers participating in the event’s annual peg out day.
Dads and their children were heavily represented at the 101st Finley Show on Father’s Day.
Victorian farmer confidence has dropped to near-decade lows as the state’s agricultural producers report heightened concerns around the drought, the latest quarterly Rabobank Rural Confidence Survey has found.
Dustin Kemp from Rochester and Strathbogie’s Alistair Tame will join two other new faces on the Young Farmer Advisory Council.
State Member for Shepparton Suzanna Sheed has again called on the Victorian Government to share a timeline for decisions on four local planning applications and the release of draft guidelines for future solar development.
The two Victorian dogs that competed in the 2018 Cobber Challenge book-ended the results, but unfortunately for Molka local Fly he was at the wrong end of the 12-dog competition.
The Royal Melbourne Show is fast approaching, with the livestock competition highlight being the Supreme Champion Texel Ram or Ewe class.
The talented work of CWA Goulburn Valley West members was on display in Tatura on August 26.
POLICE are appealing for public assistance to help locate missing Moama woman Jasmine Armstrong. The 18-year-old was last seen at a Northcote address about 7pm on Tuesday, 21 August. Police have concerns for her welfare as her disappearance is out...
POLICE are investigating the death of a man killed in a motorbike accident at a Bunnaloo property on Sunday.
Emergency services are on their way to a two-vehicle accident in Wyuna. The accident is believed to be serious and occurred on the corner of Trevaskis and Hawdon roads about 3.10pm. Police have not confirmed if it is a fatal. More to come