The Lower Eyre Peninsula’s state member of parliament and council chief executive want grain to continue being transported by rail.
A brief spell of rain this week has been welcomed by Lower Eyre Peninsula farmers after what has been an otherwise drier-than-average season.
The future of transporting grain on the Eyre Peninsula is being discussed as Viterra passes the halfway mark of its rail contract with Genesee & Wyoming Australia.
INITIAL success with true amino acid liquid fertiliser inspired West Coast farmers to explore the product further for their property, located 15 kilometres north of Port Lincoln.
A Mallee farmer says a traditional method of fencing has helped him manage the behaviour of his White Dorper sheep, reducing their penchant for knocking fences down.
LAKE View cropper John Coffey is still harvesting peas – one of the best crops he's ever had – but weeds are beckoning.
Preferred growing conditions for winemakers in the state’s South East have delivered a reduction in disease numbers and frost damage in vineyards this season.