The Heidrich family said deep-ripping results at Galga last season were "phenomenal" even with the dry year.
THE immediate assistance for the Kangaroo Island community has been swift and "overwhelming", but helpers on the island say the recovery effort will take many months and ongoing support will be needed.
Stock Journal looks back at October 1966, when South Australians travelled to the United States to learn about feed mill technology, "best ever" prices were achieved at the Peterborough market, the Saddleworth and Balaklava shows attracted a crowd, and the Pinnaroo Show celebrated its fiftieth year.
BENIGN weather conditions over the next few days are expected to assist the Country Fire Service in containing the Ravine fire on Kangaroo Island, which remains uncontrolled and has burnt a staggering 210,550 hectares.
FARMERS are urged to secure their livestock feed needs now as the drought and bushfires spark supply concerns come autumn.
About 100 Ayrshire breeders from SA, interstate and across the world are taking part in the 2020 World Ayrshire Conference, which is being held in Australia for the first time.