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.
North Coast NSW beef producers Bruce and Sandra Jorgensen's operation has been running Simmental cattle for more than 30 years.
The muscling and milking ability of the Simmental breed is allowing South Australia's Kempe family to produce top quality, heavy milk vealers at Culburra.
Using Simmental genetics in a three-breed mix is adding weight gain to crossbred calves at Hillview, Clermont.
School students from across the Sydney basin are getting their first taste of agriculture through the UniSchools Steer Challenge.
Bec Skene has spent plenty of time in the show ring exhibiting cattle, and now she's starting to hit her straps as a judge.