IT’S on again! The South Gippsland Dairy Expo, on Wednesday and Thursday, September 25 and 26 at Korumburra. And with the news this week that the opening price for milk will be 25% better than last year’s opening price, the prospects are that it
A truck carting hay caught fire on Tuesday afternoon on the Stony Creek Dollar Road. Photo by Erin Azzopardi. A FARMER was lucky to escape injury after hay he was carting spontaneously combusted on Tuesday afternoon. The hay bale fire quickly travelled through the
IT’S unlikely that the Kilcunda Hall will be big enough on Thursday night, May 23 at 8pm, if all those who’ve so far expressed concern about the Bass Coast Shire Council’s Rural Land Use Strategy (draft) decide to show up. But, according to Phillip
Nuffield Scholar Damian Murphy (with dog Gus) has recently presented his research into attracting and retaining a new generation of farmers into the industry. His study compared Australian incentives and investigated schemes in the EU, Canada and USA. The Dumbalk North dairy farmer has
DSE District Regional Manager for Gippsland, Geoff Pyke says sorry to the Hallston comunity for the disastrous ‘fuel reduction burn’ in the area prior to Easter. Read all about it in next week’s Sentinel-Times.