Paving the Way to Market

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Researchers have provided the most detailed map of routes and costings across Australia's entire agricultural supply chain with an update to data based on modelling cross the country. The CSIRO researchers have applied the logistics tool TraNSIT (Transport Network Strategic Investment Tool) to 98 … [Read more...]

Happy National AgDay!!

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Today gives all Queenslanders to celebrate and be proud of our state's contribution towards feeding and clothing the world…and for those in cities to pause and remember that the Ag industry is a driving force for their way of life on a day to day basis. Over 330,000 Queenslanders are employed … [Read more...]

Councillors go Chicken

Maranoa Councillors tour the Muckadilla Pasture-Fed Eggs enterprise with owner Megan Mackay (002)

Maranoa Regional Councillors have completed a tour of the regions’ first egg production business– Muckadilla Pasture-Fed Eggs. The Business is currently home to just under 1000 brown hens, who surprisingly didn’t seem to get into a flap at all when local Councillors arrived on their door … [Read more...]

Basin Plan Amendment Put Forward

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The Murray–Darling Basin Authority (MDBA) has recommended an amendment to the Murray–Darling Basin Plan to the Assistant Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources, Anne Ruston. The proposed changes include the reduction to the water recovery target in the north of the Basin, from 390 GL to … [Read more...]

Joint Effort for Election Count down

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In an effort to ensure the next Queensland Government takes regional and remote areas of the state more seriously, five Queensland peak industry groups have united to release a joint roadmap outlining how the next State Government can create jobs, drive growth and build confidence across key sectors … [Read more...]