Commercial beef businesses


Gulf pastures after the 2019 flood event

The response of grass pasture systems across the north west Gulf has been variable following the monsoonal rains and the February flood in early 2019. In some areas, severe soil erosion occurred…
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Agtech leading the way in western Queensland

On Friday, 4 October 2019, 86 producers and industry service providers gathered at “Brunners”, Gydia Park’s Outstation 45 km west of Isisford, to ‘See the future of grazing using Technology and Tools…
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Most Likely Tercile for Pasture Growth

Check out the new Most Likely Tercile for Pasture Growth three month outlook map on the Long Paddock website. Knowing what tercile the upcoming seasonal pasture growth could be in (by sorting…
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Graziers gather where science meets practice

It was a full house at Wambiana Station, south of Charters Towers in late October, when one hundred graziers and industry representatives gathered for a field day. “The field day showed how…
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Power in numbers: the Barfield Road Group

Department of Agriculture and Fisheries (DAF) beef extension staff have been working with graziers and farmers on Barfield Road in Banana to develop a neighbourhood producer group. The ‘Barfield Road Group’ as…
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Opportunity knocks with Nutrition EDGE, Clermont

There are still a few seats available at the three-day Nutrition EDGE workshop being hosted by Désirée Jackson Livestock Management and Byrony Daniels (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries) at Clermont, 22-24 October.…
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