Pigs a problem
A three-year project aiming to reduce the impacts of feral pigs on public land in a targeted location in north-east Victoria has commenced.
A suggestion from northern Victorian dairy farmers that they should consider withholding their milk from processors due to poor farm gate prices, failed when put to the vote at the recent UDV annual conference.
The Coalition has been returned to government, following a shock election win on Saturday.
The Labor Party’s proposal for a floor price for milk was cautiously welcomed by national dairy advocacy groups at the UDV Conference in Melbourne on Friday.
The potential of augmented and virtual reality to transform agricultural supply chains will be explored at a new event hosted by Meat & Livestock Australia.
A celebration to mark the completion of Mosquito Drain 40 was marked with a cake at an event where the drain finishes — near the property of Dhurringile dairy farmer Phillip Lang.
Farmers crying out for a dedicated visa to address crippling labour shortages look set to face more uncertainty after the federal election.
The head table in the room carried a decorative flounce, sort of like you would have at a wedding.
Northern Victorian farmers impacted by dry conditions are being encouraged to access grants and programs available to help manage farm businesses now and into the future.
Calls for more action on feral deer have been endorsed, with more than 90 Landcare organisations, leading ecologists and agricultural groups signing an open letter calling for a management strategy.
Strathbogie locals have welcomed an apparent Victorian Government call to halt logging in the Strathbogie Forest as ‘‘fantastic news’’.
The Devenish silos will soon be on the national stage, with the Tour de Cure visiting the small town on Thursday. About 200 cyclists and their support crew will stop at Devenish for lunch, arriving at 11am. The Devenish silo is expected to feature...
Cobram’s silos are back in the headlines, with another appeal for Moira Shire Council to step in, buy the site and turn it into part of the growing silo art trail.
An Undera footballer is fighting for his life after an incident during a Kyabram District League reserves game against Violet Town last Saturday.
THE Echuca mother charged over her daughter’s death in 2008 has walked free from court. Tania Walker, 35, charged with child homicide of 23-month-old Angela Bannister, appeared in Bendigo Magistrates Court on Tuesday for a bail application which...
TWO men will face court today over a spate of burglaries and car thefts across the region. Detective Senior Constable Jason Hare of Campaspe Criminal Investigation Unit said the crime spree started early Sunday where a Landcruiser was stolen from...
TWO men have been arrested over a spate of burglaries across the Echuca region. Police arrested Anthony Firebrace, 33, on Tuesday at a Leichardt St home. Detectives also arrested an Echuca man at a Boothman St home yesterday morning. The 26-year-old...