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181 article(s) from Western District Farmer

BILL Hickey’s face would be very familiar to those attending the regional saleyards.

Jodi Fry - January 29, 2024

AUTOMATED beef boning processing is a step closer now.

Jodi Fry - January 15, 2024

THE Victorian Farmers Federation (VFF) was established in 1979 as a lobby group to represent the aspirations of the agriculture sector.

Jodi Fry - January 9, 2024

There are plenty of opportunities in the Australian dairy industry, and this is something Matt Grant is happy to share with the next generation of young people looking to take the next step in their dairy career.

Michelle Muir - January 8, 2024

THE work boots were left at home as over 150 of the region’s dairy farmers dusted off their suits and heels and got together on November 15, for a huge night of fun and fundraising.

Michelle Muir - January 1, 2024

A CHUCKLE was the response from Federal Agricultural minister, Murray Watt recently, to the suggestion south west Victoria’s roads urgently warrants an investment of $1.5 billion.

Lizzie Hallam - December 25, 2023

THE government has highlighted a need to increase connectivity on farm and has funded several programs designed to help farmers increase their on farm technology.

Michelle Muir - December 19, 2023

STEPHANIE Trethewey was busy building a career as a television journalist, when one slow news day she attended an agricultural event for work.

Jodi Fry - December 18, 2023

YOUNG south west Victorian dairy farmers will have the chance to learn about farming in New Zealand early next year.

Michelle Muir - December 12, 2023

FARMERS are being urged to take control of Blackberry and Serrated Tussock this spring.

Jodi Fry - December 11, 2023