Cochineals to the rescue

Cochineals to the rescue

Department of Agriculture and Fisheries Senior Entomologist Dr Subra Subramaniam delivers a batch of cochineal to be released in the Bowen prickly pear patch. A piece of prickly pear infested with cochineal being introduced to the patch of prickly pear in the beach...
Digging in for good health

Digging in for good health

David Hardwick performs a ribbon test to assess the texture of the soil. Digging in for good soil health  SOIL health and tips on managing land to achieve good healthy soil will be the subject of a series of up to five workshops conducted in North Queensland by soils...
Graziers make a change for the better

Graziers make a change for the better

STUFF OF LIFE… Grazing Naturally’s Dick Richardson explains how cattle dung can provide information about the health of the herd and the quality of pasture on which they’re grazing. The “students” are Pallamana Station grazier Kale...
Graziers get Reefwise to protect land and business

Graziers get Reefwise to protect land and business

NQ Dry Tropics Senior Grazing Field Officer Linda Anderson (left) with Gregory Springs gaziers Kate and Pete Murphy during a visit to Gregory Springs Station. Graziers get Reefwise to protect land and businessesBURDEKIN graziers will be supported to boost productivity...