On the land Archive

Growing Gippsland agriculture

THE Nationals Member for Gippsland South, Danny O’Brien said his party in government will support Gippsland farmers by driving growth, supporting jobs and putting growers in touch with the latest innovations to the benefit of all Victorians. He said a Liberal Nationals Government will

Tests in the pipeline for new water supply

CONSTRUCTION of the Lance Creek Water Connection pipeline, which will supply Korumburra, Poowong, Loch and Nyora with a reliable water supply from the Lance Creek Water Treatment Plant, is forging ahead. Significantly, the laying of pipe on both the Lance Creek to Korumburra and

Do cattle grow bigger in Texas?

THE dairy beef supply chain is a known and well-established industry in the United States of America. A recent study tour across the USA inspected and reported on options for rearing and marketing calves, including ways to improve the management and value of surplus

Guardian of the flock

By Katrina Brandon FOR farmers, protection of their stock is everything to them. Strong gates and well-built electric or barb wire fences can only do so much. Other animals can always find a way through fences whether it’s going straight through or digging underneath.

New crime squad to help protect farmers’ assets

GIPPSLAND farmers will be better protected with a new specialist squad to combat rising rates of rural crime to be established by an elected Nationals Government. Gippsland South MP Danny O’Brien said an elected Liberal Nationals Government will work with Victoria Police to establish