Cotton production is an emerging industry in the local district, and to help people learn more IK Caldwell Deniliquin will host a mid-season field walk next week.. To be held on Thursday, December 21 at the Deniliquin property
Newly elected Southern Riverina Irrigators chair Gabrielle Coupland has wasted no time representing the organisation’s members at the highest levels of policy development, attending a two-day workshop in Sydney starting Monday.. The NSW
Deniliquin Clay Target Club is holding its Christmas shoot this Sunday starting at noon.. It will be a fun social day offering multiple novelty events with hams and Christmas prizes up for grabs.. The club invites all of its valued sponsors from
At the age of 27, Deniliquin’s Daniel Perdrisat has found a new appreciation for learning.. Originally leaving school in Year 11, Daniel returned to study at the Deniliquin TAFE campus and this year completed a Certificate IV in Tertiary
Deniliquin Golf Club stalwarts Pam Jarratt and Kathy Simpson have been honoured with life membership.. The lifetime recognition was revealed at the Golf Club’s recent AGM.. Jarratt and Simpson have both played major roles for the club, both on
The flag at Deniliquin’s fire station in George St is flying at half mast to honour firefighter Ken Rose who died suddenly on Tuesday evening.. Deniliquin Fire & Rescue Captain Martin Smith said the flag will remain there until after Mr
As harvest continues across the state, Grains Research and Development Corporation’s Fiona Marshall is calling on grain farmers to look out for each other and themselves this season.. Recently appointed to the GRDC’s Southern Regional
John Pettigrew (Country News, November 21) sincerely believes in the climate change theory that has taken 50 per cent of normal availability of water from farmers and advocates for more down the river.. His biggest obstacle is Barnaby Joyce who
Goulburn-Murray Water is warning the public to avoid direct contact with water in Lake Eppalock and Cairn Curran Reservoir after monitoring detected high levels of blue-green algae.. Warning signs will be positioned at major recreational areas
Filmed by Joy the Sheep, these beautified sheep are looking very glamorous!
The Resource Manager for northern Victoria today updated the 2017/18 seasonal determinations.. The low-reliability water shares (LRWS) seasonal determination in the Broken system increases from 63 per cent to 100 per cent. The Broken system also has
Young people from regional Victoria looking to undertake vocational education or training have the opportunity to apply for a new scholarship.. The Rural Chances scholarship is an initiative of the Macpherson Smith Rural Foundation and is available
Murray River Group of Council have called for a ‘‘fair dinkum’’ examination of the Murray-Darling Basin Plan at the upcoming Ministerial Council meeting.. Chair of the six council group, and Campaspe Shire mayor, Adrian
Recent heavy rainfall through parts of the southern cropping region is likely to result in growers having to deal with grain going into storage with high moisture content.. High moisture in stored grain can lead to mould and insect growth, so
Farmers in the Riverine Plains region now have free access to two additional weather stations and moisture probes, installed at Bungeet and Miepoll.. The installation is part of a project facilitated by Riverine Plains.. Research and extension
Catching a 20kg Murray Cod is a little like a hole in one at golf - that does not happen every day and for some, try as they may it never happens. . But a Mooroopna boy and his two Shepparton mates have the cod in the bag, well, in the freezer at
Virtual fencing for spatial grazing of sheep could potentially unlock profitability gains and practical benefits for southern mixed farmers.. With virtual fencing technology for cattle expected to be released in the near future, work is under way to
There's speculation former NSW premier Kristina Keneally will be offered the soon-to-be vacant Senate seat after her tough battle in the Bennelong by-election.
Malcolm Turnbull's colleagues believe he has secured his leadership of the party heading into a the next federal election due in 2019.
Queensland Treasurer Jackie Trad has dismissed claims her government's planned property tax will hurt the state's economy.
Economists expect Treasurer Scott Morrison will reveal an improved budget position when he hands down his mid-year review.
Melbourne Lord Mayor Robert Doyle has declared his innocence while announcing he will stand down while being investigated over sexual harassment allegations.
John Alexander says he's sorry if he caused any offence in his victory speech when he joked about refusing a disabled parking permit because he still had pride.
Canadian billionaire and philanthropist Barry Sherman and his wife Honey, have been found dead in their Toronto mansion in suspicious circumstances.
A Sydney man been charged with brokering sales and discussing the supply of componentry of weapons of mass destruction to raise money for North Korea.
Two people have died and 17 are injured after a balcony collapsed in Melbourne's Doncaster East.
Fifty years after former prime minister Harold Holt vanished from a Victorian beach, he remains best known for his disappearance, not his politics.