On the land Archive

Expo has new major sponsor

FONTERRA Farm Source is the major sponsor of the 2018 South Gippsland Dairy Expo. For many years Fonterra has thrown its support behind the two-day expo, and in the event’s 19th year, it has embraced the opportunity to become major sponsor. Simon Hood, Fonterra

Fill a truck to help Aussie farmers

GET DOWN to Mirboo North’s Baromi Park between 10.30am and 2.30pm on Saturday, September 22 to show your support for farmers doing it tough. Bring along some items to donate to farmers in need such as non-perishable food, toiletries, first aid supplies, or dog

Study tour to explore New Zealand’s dairy

THE Gardiner Dairy Foundation has announced that applications for the 2019 New Zealand (NZ) Study Tour are now open. Over the eight-day tour, young Victorian dairy industry representatives will immerse themselves in the NZ dairy industry. The tour will expose participants to a range

Can technology warn us of escaped cattle?

WE get foul weather warnings, fire warnings and incident warnings on our Smartphones, so why not an escaped stock warning? That was the question posed by Cr Meg Edwards recently at the South Gippsland Shire Council meeting when she suggested council look to technology

See the latest in dairy innovation

THE Strzelecki Lions Club is proud to host the 2018 South Gippsland Dairy Expo in Korumburra on Wednesday and Thursday, September 26 and 27. South Gippsland is home to many exceptional dairy farm enterprises that form a significant part of the rural community. The