The time is right to invest in antimicrobial surveillance, says Animal Medicines Australia's Ben Stapley.
THE federal election campaign only officially began last week, although it feels like it's unofficially been going on for months.
I've lost a lot of time this week reading social media posts and comments on the pages of activist groups. It's felt a bit like going down the rabbit hole.
How can any farmer have confidence in the trespass, theft and biosecurity legislation that is meant to protect them when the consequences of breaking said laws are simply laughable?
THIS week marked the end of an era, with the state's weekly pig auction held at Dublin for the final time.
A REPORT into the state of the SA Dog Fence confirms sections of the fence are dire need of repair. Quick action is needed to get this iconic and essential piece of infrastructure back into good shape.
MINING Minister Dan van Holst Pellekaan says the lack of progress on proposed changes to state mining legislation means landholders will "miss out" on benefits the government's bill would have delivered.
Animal activists staged several protests across the country last week. Did their actions build support or spark the ire of the general public?
NTCA president Chris Nott says the cattle transaction levy should be lifted to help battle challenges such as activists. Do you agree?
WITH an animal activist fined just $1 for breaking biosecurity laws, this week we're asking - is the system failing to protect farmers?
AUSTRALIAN Wool Innovation says it no longer needs to hold an extraordinary general meeting this month - do you agree?