Bill Tatt At Dubbo, cattle numbers are still running at strong levels with 5700 head being the draw for the sale on November 24.
NSW mixed farmer and grazier Fiona Simson has been elected president of the National Farmers’ Federation (NFF).
The Royal Agricultural Society of NSW (RAS) Foundation says it is searching for motivated members of rural and regional NSW looking to improve their community through local projects.
It’s been a tumultuous season for grain growers in the central west with a dry autumn affecting preparation and continuous rain affecting sowing and spraying and flooding affecting yield. Now strong seasons in the northern hemisphere and some countries upgrading infrastructure means prices are fickle too.
Declan Rurenga More than 7000 people walk through gates of field days on third and final day
Bill Tatt Solid numbers continue to run at Dubbo with another prime cattle draw of some 6000 head. No doubt the final scanning will be somewhat less, but a total of 5000 plus should be reached.
The combination of a strong market, an excess of prime cattle and dry roads saw Dubbo agents draw for 7975 head for their regular sale on Thursday October 13.
Gilgandra Shire Council has applied to have the shire declared a natural disaster area after the flooding and rain events in July.
DAILY flights between Dubbo and Canberra will start from January 30 next year.
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