Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Rural

Murray Goulburn operation closure will hit hard

Editor March 14, 2012

LOCAL dairy co-operative, Murray Goulburn’s announcement that it will cease its dried milk powder production at the Rochester factory has come as a huge shock for the community

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Working with farmers on flood recovery

sadviser March 14, 2012

THE Department of Primary Industries (DPI) is encouraging farmers in Victoria’s flood affected areas who need assistance to contact DPI on 136 186. DPI Tatura Flood Response Centre Manager, Chris Sounness said it is

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Murray Goulburn operation closure will hit hard

sadviser March 14, 2012

LOCAL dairy co-operative, Murray Goulburn’s announcement that it will cease its dried milk powder production at the Rochester factory has come as a huge shock for the community.  The decision means 64 jobs will

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RABBITS ON THE RISE… Recent weather conditions have contributed to strong pasture growth, which will enable rabbits to survive longer and extend their breeding season. Landowners can implement rabbit control programs to reduce and maintain the rabbit population. Photo: Supplied.

DPI data confirms rabbit number increase

Editor January 25, 2012

THE Department of Primary Industries (DPI) has warned of a rapid increase in rabbit numbers across Victoria this summer and is warning that landholders need to act now.

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Agricultural opportunities on the horizon

Editor January 25, 2012

SCHOOL leavers looking to take up an agricultural-related degree are being encouraged to apply for The Horizon Scholarship

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Campfire safety warning starts early

Editor January 25, 2012

AS the weather warms up for the summer holidays, the Department of Sustainability and Environment (DSE) and Parks Victoria are reminding people to take care when putting out campfires.

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