Parkland. GOLFERS were out in force for the Boomerang Travel trophies on Saturday at Parkland.. Nola Arnold and Harry Wayland were a flight ahead of the field finishing with a net 47.1 for the Canadian game where the best ball was selected after the
ALMOST a quarter of roads in northern Victoria, which includes Campaspe Shire, are rated poor or very poor.. The findings, which found about 40 per cent of roads in Victoria are rated poor or very poor, have been revealed in a report by
CAMPASPE Shire’s rural tree scheme is now open, providing rural landowners with the opportunity to purchase plants at a subsidised rate.. Mayor Adrian Weston said the scheme provides an incentive to landowners to buy native species at
AN UNDERMANNED Kyabram Red fell to Shepparton United Blue in under 16 football on the weekend.. There wasn’t much optimism in the rooms before the game as Red prepared to play one of the top teams.. Kyabram had eight players missing and three
Solar system price check. AS I am lacking in knowledge of solar systems I am appealing to everyone in the community who has had a solar system installed (domestic or commercial), to share their details of the installation and efficiency with me
ALTERNATIVE energy, energy audits and smarter housing designs will be the topics discussed at Transition Tatura’s practical living seminar next week.. The second of the seminars to be held this year — Where You Live — will feature
Agricultural groups say independent research that shows failure of regulation and monitoring is resulting in electricity prices exceeding efficient supply costs; confirms that the electricity market at every level is failing to work in the interests
‘‘Australian Beef is the greatest meat on earth’’ is the message to consumers from Meat & Livestock Australia’s new domestic beef marketing platform, launched last week.. The new platform evolves from the previous ‘‘You’re Better
Keeping or improving soil health for future generations is the main focus of no-till farming according to two international guests from North America.. Canadian farmer Blake Vince and University of Nebraska educator Paul Jasa visited Pine Lodge
Barnaby Joyce has taken aim at federal Liberals, telling his Coalition partners they need to drop ‘‘bulls*** arguments’’ and concentrate on things that matter to voters.. Those things don’t include a parliamentary vote on same-sex marriage
A complete clearance of all lots was achieved in a major dairy sale at the Shepparton Regional Saleyards last Thursday.. The 220 head grossed $348750 to average $1585 per head, in the sale run by Flanagan Marketing Services and Mulcahy Nelson
Little Beef and Onion Pot Pies with Mushy Peas. Serves 6. Ingredients:. 500g beef chuck steak, cut into small diced pieces. cup seasoned plain flour, for dusting. 2 onions, thinly sliced. 1 clove garlic, finely chopped. 2 cups beef stock. 2 tbsp
A charity shearing day will be held on Friday to raise funds for the Royal Children’s Hospital.. The event, now in its third year, will be held at Bill and Val Barlow’s farm in Wanalta (19km west of Rushworth).. The fundraising initiative was
A 65-year-old farmer from Cooma has been sentenced to three months jail after being convicted of animal cruelty charges in Shepparton’s Magistrates Court. The farmer pleaded guilty to seventeen charges of aggravated cruelty, under the Prevention
Only wet weather stops Kyabram dairy farmer Andrew Newnham from growing silage on the 1100ha he owns as well as leases out.. Mr Newnham is hopeful of milking 900 cows this year and predominately grows wheat and vetch.. ‘‘We grow 700ha of wheat
Victorian Water Minister Lisa Neville visited several Loddon Valley district farms last Friday to reassure herself about progress in the Goulburn-Murray Water Connections program.. The controversial project has come under criticism because of its
Canchones Alpacas of Taggerty (93km east of Broadford) has taken home Best in Show at the 2017 Royal Melbourne Alpaca Show for its exhibit Canchones Gold Catch Me (ET), after also being awarded Supreme Champion Huacaya.. Conducted by The Royal
NSW apartment owners who let out their spare rooms on Airbnb could be forced to cough up extra money into strata funds under proposed regulations.
The Minneapolis police chief has vowed to seek justice for the Australian woman shot dead by one of her officers, saying Justine Damond did not have to die.
Bill Shorten says tackling inequality and the tax reform 'too-hard basket' will be his mission if Labor wins the next federal election.
Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington has been found dead in his home near Los Angeles.
An advisory panel's final report into possible assisted dying laws for terminally ill Victorians is due for release, with the plans drawing passionate debate.
What is thought to be the largest online drug, weapons and hacking tools black market has been shut down by US authorities.
Following a rebuke from his boss, Donald Trump, US Attorney General Jeff Sessions says he loves his job.
Former UK prime minister Gordon Brown says the British government must compensate former child migrants who suffered abuse.
The family of a New Zealand man who died after being restrained in a Japanese hospital during a manic incident are calling for change.
The family of Aboriginal woman Ms Dhu, who died in police custody, is launching legal action against the state government.