Wild dogs are putting more pressure on already drought-strained families.
Hoping to reduce the stigma of mental health while promoting the positive contributions athletes and sport can make to the community, 21 Olympic, Paralympic and Commonwealth Games athletes from 13 different sports have been selected as Lifeline Community Custodians to help spread the message of health and wellbeing in the outback.
Broken Hill airport will be upgraded to improve safety and bring the airport up to speed with current technology, thanks to $2.4 million from the NSW Government's $170 million Drought Stimulus Package.
Supporting young people to make their way in the sheep industry will benefit all of agriculture, according to Jamie Heinrich.
Dalby State High School students are getting hands-on experience working with White Suffolk stud sheep.
White Suffolk rams are used over maiden ewes at Alfalfa, Canowindra, for a boost in fertility and easy of lambing.
Adding White Suffolks to the mix at Mt Ulva, Urana, has resulted in top quality lambs and great first-cross mothers.
Quality White Suffolk sires are the perfect match for Merino ewes in the Lyons family's prime lamb enterprise in the western districts of Victoria.
A focus on early growth and carcase quality is paying dividends for South Australian sheep producers, the Tucker family