A Dire Prediction

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An angry Federal Member for Kennedy Bob Katter says the North Queensland Prawn industry is in trouble as he predicts the South East’s White Spot Virus to head this way. With the confirmation that the disease is now in the wild, in the South East’s Moreton Bay, Mr Katter says he doesn’t believe it … [Read more...]

Croc Management Plan – All Cuddles and No Bite

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The Queensland Government’s its new crocodile management plan has seen Federal Member for Kennedy Bob Katter into action. Mr Katter says the plan rules out culling and promoted removal of crocodiles to “farms” and “zoos”. It also suggests “encouraging them to leave”. KAP Member for Kennedy … [Read more...]

Breaking ground on Solar Gold

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Work has officially commenced on the $126 million Kidston Solar Project making it the first solar farm to begin construction under the State Governments’ Solar 150 program. Energy Minister Mark Bailey was on hand for the breaking ground ceremony and says it’s a sign of investor confidence in both … [Read more...]

Check the Sheds for ChemClear

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Queensland property owners are encouraged to register unwanted and unused agvet chemicals with ChemClear, the industry-led chemical waste program. Farmers and landowners can register their old chemicals online or by phoning the hotline before 28 April, 2017. Registered persons will be notified … [Read more...]