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In the period of April to June many broad-acre farmers will be working to get their crops underway. While it is a promising time it is also a dangerous moment on the farm. Powerlines are a …

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Powerlines are a significant potential hazard on rural properties. To assist farmers and other farm workers in safely planning their work, mapping of South Australia’s electricity distribution network is now available online. The digital mapping website …

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Galloways Australia, formed in 1999, is a breed association protecting and promoting 3 totally separate cattle breeds. The original and ancient Galloway, the Belted Galloway, a Galloway Lakenvelder composite, a breed since circa 1690 and …

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The Andrews Labor Government welcomes the appointment of the Victorian Farmers Federation’s (VFF) first dual-female president and vice president in its history, Ms Emma Germano and Ms Danyel Cucinotta. Minister for Agriculture Jaclyn Symes today congratulated …

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Activ8me Business Services connects farmers and agricultural businesses right across Australia to unlimited, reliable data solutions to facilitate both the connectivity of agriculture operations as well as offering optional, free or PAYG phone and internet …

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The product safety standards that apply to the sale of new quad bikes have recently changed, and a couple of new requirements are now in operation. Businesses that supply new quad bikes or all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) …

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By now the Western Australian Government’s proposed changes to the Work Health and Safety laws may be in force*. The Work Health and Safety Bill was introduced in 2019 and was having its second reading …

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If you are a party to a commercial contract and you are prevented from complying with your obligations under the Contract due to unexpected events, you may be able to rely on certain provisions within …

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Horticulture students at Bendigo TAFE have developed stunning ways to transform your space with greenery, with three hanging gardens selected as finalists for the 2020 Great Victorian Hanging Basket Competition. Part of the 2020 Melbourne International …

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Since 2005, all oversized vehicles have been subject to a curfew applied over the Easter and Christmas holiday periods, which included oversize agricultural vehicles. The curfews apply during these times due to increased tourist traffic, …

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