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Strathfieldsaye Estate’s revegetation project

Tom Parry AN historic farm, east of Stratford, is set be part of a mass revegetation project. Strathfieldsaye Estate, located in Perry Bridge, is one of...

Caged eggs set to be phased-out

Caged eggs will be phased out by 2036 under new Australian Animal Welfare Standards and Guidelines endorsed by state and territory agricultural leaders. Australia's agriculture...

Combating climate change using adaptive farming models

Gippsland farmers are adapting farming practices and business models to combat the increasing symptoms of climate change. Many local farmers owe these adaptations to their...

Hillside Dairies in Tinamba takes robotic route

Tom Hayes TWO years in the making is finally coming to fruition at the Hillside Dairies in Tinamba, with production and efficiency now maximised on...

Dairy’s Finest showcase sale success

Jersey Australia's Dairy's Finest showcase sale highlighted the growing demand for Jerseys, with a strong increase in prices. The sale average of $5800 with a...

Farmers in need of innovation

With the agricultural sector under increasing pressure to address the issue of climate change, farmers are having to find innovate ways of offsetting their...

World’s first oral lice treatment for sheep

Australia's Veterinary Medicines Authority has registered the world's first oral product for managing lice in sheep. Lice is estimated to cost the Australian sheep industry...

Newcomen add to selection

Ensay stud Newcomen Herefords has expanded their sire selection with premium bulls from Tasmanian studs Valma Herefords and Quamby Plains. Paying $30,000 and $16,500 for...

Tributes flow for Maffra stalwart

Tom Parry MAFFRA is mourning the loss of a much-beloved local identity. World-renowned veterinarian and dairy farmer Jakob Malmo died on Friday, March 17 at the...

Worms on the menu in Boisdale

STUDENTS at Boisdale Consolidated School were treated to some worm farm education from the Wellington Shire Council education department in Term 1. The program taught...

New soil sampling unit available for the local farming community

FARM owners across Wellington Shire will be offered the opportunity to model a brand-new daybreak trailer mounted soil sampler, recently acquired by the Gippsland...

Young Farmer Business Bootcamp returns for 2023

Victorian young farmers looking to establish a long and successful career in the agriculture industry can gain valuable skills through two-day Business Bootcamp events...

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The Gippy Girls hike for the Heart Foundation

TOMORROW (May 24), 'The Gippy Girls' comprised of Ana Jones, Gemma Lambe, Marie Frew from Sale and Tanya Cunningham from Stratford, are hiking for...