Eleven properties in the upper Gilbert River in the Etheridge Shire of north Queensland have banded together in partnership with Northern Gulf Resource Management Group and Southern Gulf Catchments to tackle environmental and economic weeds of the area
Every year, hundreds of Australians are diagnosed with Q fever, a disease so serious it's a class B biological warfare threat. Those most at risk are people who work with farm animals, particularly during times of drought. So with the forecast of dry times ahead, Landline is asking how well prepared is Australia to deal with a Q fever outbreak?
“Thousands of dollars can be saved through efficient irrigation” was the take home message from the recent irrigation workshop delivered in Mareeba on the 13th and 14th of April 2015 by Northern Gulf Resource Management Group.
From the Grazing Forum held in Georgetown last year, it became apparent from feedback that there was a great depth of respect for the veterinarian Dr Ian Braithwaite and a strong demand for his trainings.