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2019 Campdrafting competition and performance horse sale declared a record-breaking success
2019 Campdrafting competition and performance horse sale declared a record-breaking success

Tamworth’s 2019 Landmark Classic Campdraft & Sale, Australia’s nine-day Campdrafting competition and performance horse sale is all wrapped up – and Landmark Equine’s Hannah Murray reports...

Free access to research will help save horses and ponies
Free access to research will help save horses and ponies

Laminitis - a complex, common and often devastating disease - is the second biggest killer of domestic horses. Now a body of important research on it...

Red meat reform gathers steam
Red meat reform gathers steam

An overhaul of Australia’s $18 billion red meat and livestock industry drew one step closer with the release of a Green Paper with options for the...

New video explains multi-tool approach to wild dog control
New video explains multi-tool approach to wild dog control

National Wild Dog Management Coordinator Greg Mifsud, says Victoria is at the forefront of implementing integrated wild dog management. (more…)...

Feed test key to managing prussic acid poison potential
Feed test key to managing prussic acid poison potential

NSW Department of Primary Industries (DPI) has advised graziers that drought-stressed sorghum crops could pose a risk to cattle and sheep, with recent feed sample tests...

Lower cotton and cattle prices drive NAB Rural Commodities Index down
Lower cotton and cattle prices drive NAB Rural Commodities Index down

Lower cattle and cotton prices, and a slight easing in the price of wheat have seen the National Australia Bank (NAB) Rural Commodities Index fall by...

QFF renews calls for ‘shovel ready’ agriculture recovery program
QFF renews calls for ‘shovel ready’ agriculture recovery program

As Queensland farmers begin the recovery process following widespread flooding in the north of the state, the Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) has renewed calls for a...

AgForce launches Emergency Fodder Drop Map to assist producers in need

As the extent of the devastating 'Once-in-a-century flooding' continues to be determined, the AgForce-led Emergency Taskforce continues its vital efforts to save thousands of head of...

Federal Government ready if rain and cold kills grass in drought areas

The Federal Government is ready to assist farmers in flood-affected regions in North West and Central West Queensland, Minister for Agriculture David Littleproud said. (more…)...

Defence to fly in fodder for stranded cattle
Defence to fly in fodder for stranded cattle

Minister for Agriculture and Maranoa MP David Littleproud has welcomed news defence aircraft will drop fodder for cattle cut off by flooding in north-west and central...

New financial year, new lamb definition

Australia’s new definition of lamb is likely to take effect from 1 July 2019, pending amendments to federal and state legislation. (more…)...

Animal welfare response on Pilbara property
Animal welfare response on Pilbara property

The WA Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development is conducting an animal welfare response on a property in the Pilbara region. (more…)...