Former teen Heart Throb Dies-Aged 67


David Cassidy, the 1970’s Teen heart throb has passed away aged 67, surrounded by family and friends. Cassidy who claim to international notice as a star in the TV series, “The Partridge Family” had been undergoing treatment for organ failure at a Fort Lauderdale, Florida hospital. He rushed … [Read more...]

Paving the Way to Market


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...]

Hairy Situation Unfolding in Charters Towers

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It’s that time of year again, and police in Charters Towers have been channelling the 70’s in recent weeks, growing moustaches of various styles in support of Movember. Handlebars, horseshoes and imperials are steadily growing on the top lips of the towns police officers (some with more success … [Read more...]

Re-Think Disaster Funding


The Queensland Framers Federation wants a re-think from Governments on the way they deliver Natural Disaster funding. QFF President Stuart Armitage says with the State Election just days away, now is a perfect time for reforms to the way governments assist and support farmers before and after … [Read more...]

AgForce welcomes LNP’s ag policy

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With just five days left until the State election major parties and minor candidates are going into overdrive to push policies this week. And it seems the LNP’s won favour with AgForce which has welcomed the release of the party’s agriculture policy. AgForce General President Grant Maudsley … [Read more...]

Time to Start to think Ahead

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Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) is urging north Queenslanders not to be complacent the up-coming storm and cyclone season, and prepare themselves and their properties now. SES Area Controller John Forde reinforced the importance of being ready before a serious storm or cyclone … [Read more...]