On the land Archive

All buoyant at Leongatha

THERE were approximately 1,200 export and 400 young cattle penned at the Leongatha VLE last week representing an increase of 440 head week-on-week. There was an almost full field of buyers present and operating in a generally firm market. Young cattle to the trade

Roadshow in support of FTA

THE United Dairyfarmers of Victoria (UDV) and the Victorian Farmers Federation (VFF) together with the Australian Dairy Farmers (ADF) will launch a state-wide roadshow to support ratifying the China- Australia Free Trade Agreement (ChAFTA). The farmer focused forums will offer farmers the opportunity to

Small Farm + Lifestyle Expo returns to Phillip Island

EXHIBITORS and patrons, it’s time to mark your diary for November 7 and 8 for the second Small Farm + Lifestyle Expo, to be held at the famous Phillip Island Grand Prix circuit. This year will be bigger and better with some exciting new

Dairy Expo proudly presented by Lions

THE Strzelecki Lions Club is once again hosting the South Gippsland Dairy Expo in Korumburra on Wednesday and Thursday, September 23 and 24, commencing each day at 9am. The expo provides an opportunity for members of the dairying fraternity to showcase the latest in

Young leader recognised as top agricultural student

WILL Ryan from Dumbalk is the 2015 Agricultural Student of the Year. The honour was presented to Will at the Kondinin Group-ABC Rural Australian Farmer of the Year Awards in Sydney on Wednesday, September 9. Will, who dairy farms in Dumbalk with his family,