On the land Archive

Sowing seeds of farming success

YOUNG farmers with a desire to drive their knowledge and businesses forward have until Friday, June 14, to apply for the prestigious Nuffield Scholarship program and potentially follow in the footsteps of some of our region’s most respected agricultural producers. South Gippsland is home

JSL’s best deal yet!

IT is that time of year again and the team at JSL in Leongatha have just received a shipment of Log Splitters to keep you warm this winter. “The 45 Tonne black diamond range has been our most popular log splitter, and we have

Taking the lead at Leongatha saleyards

THE Leongatha Victorian Livestock Exchange at Koonwarra has a new chief operations officer, with Outtrim’s Kim McMahon recently stepping up to the role after five years in management and previous experience in livestock, farming, OH&S, and agribusiness. Leading the way for the increasing number

Have your say on trespassing

THE Nationals Member for Eastern Victoria Region, Melina Bath, has secured a commitment for regional hearings to be conducted during the Inquiry into the Impact of Animal Activism on Victoria agriculture. Ms Bath said considering the geographic location of our farming communities across Victoria,

Numbers keep coming

By the SGSAA ANOTHER large yarding of 4200 store cattle came forward at last week’s Leongatha store sale. The yarding consisted another good large offering of heavy cattle suitable for the feedlots down to very light poor condition types. Feedlot operators and backgrounders dominated