On the land Archive

Partnering to care for Bass Coast land

BASS Coast Shire Council and Bass Coast Landcare Network have formally agreed to continue their partnership with the signing of a new four year Memorandum of Understanding. Bass Coast Landcare Network and the Bass Coast Shire Council have operated under a Memorandum of Understanding

Dairy farmers take safe option

MORE than 40 dairy farmers and service providers at Longwarry and Caldermeade have re-learnt a valuable lesson – it’s better to be safe than sorry. Farm safety days were recently held at Rocky Murdica’s Longwarry farm and at the Caldermeade Farm and Café. Co-hosted

$4000 reward posted for cattle rustlers

IT’S a low act, kicking someone when they’re down. And that’s just how Murray Goulburn supplier Geoff Pate feels after two of his replacement heifers were stolen from a highway paddock on his dairy farm at Lang Lang-Nyora. “We knew there were a couple

Plenty to say about once-a-day

GIPPSDAIRY’S Women in Dairy Discussion Group (South) had plenty to talk about at a recent once-a-day milking forum. Held at the Leongatha Community House, the topic attracted people from South Gippsland and beyond, all of whom were clearly interested in the pros and cons

Helping Gippsland beef brand to find new markets

THE State Government is supporting beef producers in Gippsland to find export markets to expand their business. Minister for Agriculture Jaala Pulford announced last week that Gippsland Natural Meats has been awarded a Food Source Victoria Planning and Growth Grant to move the business