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Farmers offered support through floods and heavy rains

Rural Aid, is reaching out to farmers who’ve been affected by recent rain and flood events. Parts of the Mary Valley, like much...

Unlock soil science for $20M payday

Up to $20 million is available for innovative research that addresses priority knowledge gaps in soil health and soil management as a part of...

Nature refuge landholder grants available

New grants are now available to help Gympie region nature refuge landholders to undertake projects to protect and enhance the conservation value of their...

‘Young’ Farmers reunite

United as one, Junior Farmers and Rural Youth ex-members of Gympie and surrounding districts met on Saturday 30 October at Gunabul Homestead for an...

Pilot program to trial balancing agri/eco goals

Farmers in Queensland’s Burnett-Mary region can now apply for the Australian Government’s $22.3 million Enhancing Remnant Vegetation Pilot. Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt said...

$10K for Gympie High ag program

Agriculture education at Gympie State High School will get a boost thanks to a $10,000 grant as part of Queensland’s Economic Recovery Plan. Minister for...

A bend in the river

A cattle station ledger and a watercolour painting, both dating back to the mid-1800s, provide links to the past yet also paths to the...

Research offers hope to reforest tropical islands

Successful milestones in a $3million reforestation project in the Philippines indicate it could be adopted by low-income farming communities in degraded tropical environments across...

Endurance riding restart of 2020 season

Stirling’s Crossing Equestrian Centre at Imbil has hosted a very successful restart to the 2020 season for endurance in Queensland. Endurance horses, their riders...

Bulls sell, mud and all

There was a bit of mud underfoot but it was a great sale day for Kandanga Valley Stud. The bull auction on site on Saturday...

Fostering future environmentalists

Gympie and District Landcare Group has launched its new Junior Landcare Program. Aimed at primary-school aged children, the program was developed with the motivation...

Gympie liveweight sales

Sullivan Livestock yarded 2153 cattle at their Gympie Cattle sale held Monday 20 July where the market for quality remained very firm on recent...

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The early days of Victory College

Gympie man DANIEL GREEN has released a publication titled The History of Education in the Gympie Region 1867-2020 which highlights the history of 160 schools,...

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