The ‘show’ must go on

The ‘show’ must go on

The show must go on – workshops go onlineAS the saying goes, “necessity is the mother of invention”.To help ensure safety in the face of the Covid-19 pandemic, NQ Dry Tropics has cancelled workshops, field days, and all other face to face events until at least 1...
Cochineals eat their way to victory

Cochineals eat their way to victory

BEFORE AFTER NQ Dry Tropics Project Officer Thijs Krugers gives a thumbs-up in recognition of the work done by the cochineal bug in a patch of drooping prickly pear that was threatening beach scrub at King’s Beach. Department of Agriculture and Fisheries Senior...
Shutterbugs, train your lenses

Shutterbugs, train your lenses

Shutterbugs, train your lenses for there’s a photo comp This cracking shot, snapped by Jocelyn Omand, of Turrawulla Station, won the hearts of graziers, winning the NQ Dry Tropics’ Landholders Driving Change photography competition People’s Choice award in 2019. NQ...

Reef Trust Tender

Reef Trust Tenders – Burdekin project Sugarcane growers commit to using less nitrogen… without sacrificing the quality or quantity of their crop Pilot Round Results (2016-2018): Tonnes urea saved: Tonnes nitrogen saved: Overall reduction: % Watch the video...