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Rural news and information for Queensland primary producers.

Queensland Country Hour ABC Podcasts

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Rural news and information for Queensland primary producers.

    Queensland Country Hour

    Queensland Country Hour

    The Rural Press Club inducted another life member, Jon Condon, who was honoured for his lifetime dedication to rural journalism and meet two rural podcasters at day four of Beef Week.

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    Queensland Country Hour

    Queensland Country Hour

    A major supermarket has reached a landmark deal, adding 30 Aussie farming families as direct cattle suppliers at day three of Beef Week 2021 and hear how fixed time artificial intelligence is the future for the commercial cattle industry.

    • 1 hr
    Queensland Country Hour

    Queensland Country Hour

    Is the beef industry meeting the changing expectations of customers, consumers, investors, and other external stakeholders? Today, at Beef Week it launched a report card on itself.

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    Queensland Country Hour

    Queensland Country Hour

    Australia's cattle herd was always tipped to increase this year, but according to Meat and Livestock Australia, the herd rebuild is now accelerating much quicker than expected and mouse poo resulting from plague-sized infestations is wreaking havoc on the sorghum harvest and as there is zero tolerance for mouse droppings in grain export standards, many growers are having trucks turned away at ports.

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    Queensland Country Hour

    Queensland Country Hour

    China may not want Australian barley at the moment, but it is buying big volumes of sorghum this season and that's pushing prices above wheat and barley and the University of Queensland's Professor David Jordan says his institute and the Queensland Department of Agriculture and Fisheries have recently concluded the biggest research effort on sorghum lodging in the world.

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    Queensland Country Hour

    Queensland Country Hour

    The Mulgrave Mill near Gordonvale has broken an April rain record of 759 mms to date and cotton picking underway at Queensland's biggest irrigation property.

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