Driving through the scorched blackened landscapes in the Snowy Valleys region, green tinges emerge through the trees, showing a period of regrowth and the resilience of the communities devastated by ferocious summer bushfires. In amongst these scenes of sprouting leaves and grasses, another wave of positivity briefly shows on many farmers faces as they benefit from a special new rebuilding project.
Purchase a Post is a collaborative campaign in which Delta Agribusiness bran
As the O’Connor family celebrates 100 years of family involvement in their Oxton Park farming enterprise at Harden in the picturesque Hilltops region, they reflect on what the centenary milestone means to them. Rosie O’Keeffe discovers how a family passion for agriculture, community involvement, and a well-planned business structure and advice, have been instrumental in unlocking the possibilities for future generations to write their own pages in the history books when they
Central West NSW growers Gary and Tom Weston have taken more of the guesswork out of their winter cropping operation, increasing the efficiency of inputs applied to each paddock. The Weston family have always seen value in making on-farm investments.
Since Don Weston originally purchased “Hazeldean” in 1967, located in northern NSW at Curban, 30km north of Gilgandra, his family’s farming practices have reflected a progressive approach.
Over the years, the family enterpris
The high performance of Anden Stud at Woomelang is the result of the hard work and vision of generations of dedicated Donnan family farmers.
Whilst Andrew and Denita Donnan’s farming business spread over 3,800 hectares is a mixed enterprise, they’ve built their reputation as sheep breeders, being early adopters of new technology and leaders in the industry.
The property is located in Victoria’s Mallee region, the heartland of broadacre farming in the state, and is home to
Through a simple hashtag, a new story on the bush and its contribution to Australia’s identity has been written. The strength of the Buy from the Bush online campaign has achieved real change for rural communities in the midst of devastating drought conditions. In the first six weeks, $2.6 million in revenue was generated for featured businesses through this connection between the city and the country. The hashtag has been used 63,000 times and more than 400,000 people are en
Woomelang may be just a small dot on the map, but the Victorian town’s rural supply store certainly punches above its weight, especially when it comes to its bustling tyre operation.
North West Ag is the leading agricultural supplier in the Wimmera Mallee region, and last year, Delta Agribusiness merged with North West Ag, also bringing this store into its network.
The larger centres of Ouyen (70km north), Sea Lake (30km north east), Birchip (50km to the south) and Hopeto