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Farmers' markets still selling, with some new rules

premium_icon Farmers' markets still selling, with some new rules

Small producers are highly dependent on selling at farmers markets.

OH NUTS! Big dry affects 2020 macadamia crop

premium_icon OH NUTS! Big dry affects 2020 macadamia crop

There could be problems finding this tasty treat due to drought

Finally, some good news for farmers

premium_icon Finally, some good news for farmers

WHAT a difference some rain can make – cattle prices and demand surges across...

Why green grass can be ‘disastrous’ for some cattle

premium_icon Why green grass can be ‘disastrous’ for some cattle

Livestock owners warned about 'green pick' feed.

Farmers urged to watch out for salt poisoning of cattle

premium_icon Farmers urged to watch out for salt poisoning of cattle

High salinity levels have been recorded in the Richmond River.

All a-board for Local Land Services

premium_icon All a-board for Local Land Services

THE North Coast Local Land Services board is looking for people who represent their...

Farmers urged to plan ahead for summer

Farmers urged to plan ahead for summer

WITH saleyards closing, farmers are reminded plan ahead for summer

‘Positive outlook’ for crop despite drought

‘Positive outlook’ for crop despite drought

DESPITE ongoing drought Australian macadamia growers have produced a “positive”...

Northern Rivers residents say they would pay more for milk

premium_icon Northern Rivers residents say they would pay more for milk

FOLLOWING a desperate plea from dairy farmers, we asked Northern Rivers residents...

POLL: Would you pay more for milk?

POLL: Would you pay more for milk?

Would you pay more for generic milk brands?

New easy to use grower's guide

premium_icon New easy to use grower's guide

New look for iconic deciduous fruits orchard guide

Autopsies needed after mystery spike in cattle deaths

Autopsies needed after mystery spike in cattle deaths

Until results are in, it's just speculation, says vet

Community to tackle wild dog problem

Community to tackle wild dog problem

Wild dogs are in the sights of a new action group