I DON'T envy the government's role of deciding what's an essential service and what's not, but agriculture must make the cut.
The cyber attack that \shut down the country's wool sales is a reminder of how reliant our entire lives are on technology.
SA croppers are facing even more uncertainty, with the legal barriers to growing genetically-modified crops being removed on January 1.
EVEN after seeing General Motors scale back production and then eventually close its Holden plant at Elizabeth, I never really thought the writing was on the wall for the entire Holden brand.
Opponents of freight subsidies say they simply inflate the cost of hay, distort the market and have huge flow-on effects that end up hurting other farmers.
THIS year's summer lamb ad has generated a lot of discussion, but unfortunately a lot of this discussion has come from those within the industry.
With Kimba selected as the site of the National Radioactive Waste Management Facility, divisions within the community still run deep.
THIS week, I've seen several reminders of how quickly circumstances can change due to events completely beyond our control.