After a profitable 2017 pastoralists are set to branch into other forms of agriculture and even tourism under NT policies relaxing the restricted use of their land mostly for grazing. ERWIN CHLANDA reports. PHOTO: Wally Klein on Orange Creek station with a half-tonne bale of lucerne hay.
Cattle are being agisted on Aboriginal lands in the top end of South Australia, but the SA government will give no information about any involvement of an organisation which it funds. ERWIN CHLANDA reports. Photo: Dust cloud rolls in over Umawa, the Canberra of the Pit Lands.
Pockets of native grasses providing seed banks could be key to a strategy for defeating buffel. PHOTO: Stuart Rotary Club member Richard Bentley is heading up volunteers working near Wallaby Gap on the Larapinta Trial. ERWIN CHLANDA reports.
Demand from overseas buyers creates a bonanza for cattle and pastoral land, says investment banker David Williams (pictured). He spoke with ERWIN CHLANDA at the Cattlemen's Association conference on Friday.
A $1b live export deal with China could be the most significant benefit to the cattle industry in The Centre in more than a decade, after nine years of drought and two years when shipping "on the hoof" was banned by the Federal Government. ERWIN CHLANDA reports.