No place for hate: new arrivals mean new opportunities for regional Australia
In the face of Republican candidate Donald Trump’s fear-mongering calls to ‘ban’ Muslim immigration to America, it is difficult not to feel anxious about the example being set by some in positions of ‘leadership’ on a global stage.
Country people are 'can do' people
IF necessity is the mother of all invention, then panarchy is the mother of all innovation, writes MIKAELA JADE.
Let's break the silence
A CONVERSATION in rural areas needs to be opened up around the toll taken by violence against women.
Look to Indonesia, not over it
THE recent decision by Indonesia to dramatically cut imports of Australian cattle had many in this country scratching their heads.
Leadership when the well is dry
“OF DROUGHTS and flooding rains” … too right Dorothea Mackellar, and for many farming families it’s the accompanying ‘black dog’ that threatens.
End the city-country mythmaking
THE recent ‘City Meets The Bush’ Q&A episode showed a lingering assumption that this sort of ‘special’ focus is not of broader interest to urban Australia.
The leadership drought
LEADERSHIP, particularly within the highest offices of public life in Australia, has consumed media headlines recently.

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Sorry did i get it wrong..? Rankins Springs is still open..?!
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No doubt a few frosted Freddies out there who will wish they had taken a closer look at the AGC
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Matthew, I was wondering if you had followed up this story with the farmer after the whole

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The Gippsland producer and VFF stalwart remembers his time at the top in the late 80s as 'hands-on' and says his focus was always on the industry of tomorrow.13 Jul 14 STOCK & Land has featured plenty of agri-political faces over the years, including the first dairy farmer president...
THE year is 1976. Malcolm Fraser is Prime Minister - and nearly 10,000 dairy farmers are marching from Flagstaff Gardens up to Parliament House in Spring Street, Melbourne.
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