On the land Archive

Landcare legends recognised

SOUTH Gippsland Landcare Network (SGLN) held its AGM recently at Grand Ridge Brewery, Mirboo North, celebrating another great year of land stewardship. More than 35 members of local Landcare groups attended the meeting, where chairperson Frank Dekker delivered his annual report and thanked the

South Gippsland Jersey Breeders Club News

SPRING was in the air when club members enjoyed their latest farm discussion day on Sunday, September 10. Bushlea Jerseys kindly hosted the club at their Koonwarra property, for discussions on the anatomy of a dairy cow, and club members were lucky enough to

Working Churchill’s farm

IT’S been all excitement at Churchill Island over the school holidays, visitors taking the one-way bridge from Phillip Island to Churchill Island to experience farm life. Billy the sheep dog has been showing off his skills, chasing sheep into a pen. But as most

Focus Farm looks at bigger picture

THERE’S always plenty to be learned at a properly organised Farm Focus day and that was certainly the case at the Fish Creek property of Graeme and Jenny Cope recently where there was a good turnout of interested fellow farmers. Graeme, Jenny, Shaun’s wife

Expo wraps up with lots of thank yous

AS the South Gippsland Dairy Expo committee wrap up from the 2017 event, the Strzelecki Lions Club would like to formally thank their major sponsor Murray Goulburn and gold sponsors; Rabobank, Reid Stockfeeds, Burra Foods, GippsDairy, Dairy Australia and the South Gippsland Shire Council