April 13, 2017
Andrew Higton, Patricia Downs, Tipton, was one of the first to trial new APH wheat Reliant.
Darling Downs grower Andrew Higton was one of several growers across the state involved in the successful production of seed for new wheat variety Reliant.
April 4, 2017
This year marks 40 years of the Premer Shield, New South Wales' most prestigious sorghum growing award.
To recognise the occasion, we take a look at the past 10 years of the competition.
March 31, 2017
Jason, Emma, Jenny, Ray, William, Annabelle and Coralie Charles, Charles Farming Co, Cambooya, won first place in irrigated sorghum for a crop of MR-Apollo.
The best crops on the Darling Downs have been showcased at the Royal Agricultural Society of Queensland (RASQ) Queensland Country Life Grains Outlook crop competition.
March 8, 2017
Lyndon Pfeffer, farm produce steward, Michael Hegarty, field sorghum competition winner, Alcheringa, Brookstead, Scott Merson, competition judge, Sam Weaver, 2017 Millmerran Show rural ambassador, Annie Fulton, 2016 Darling Downs showgirl, Connie Coverdale, 2016 Darling Downs rural ambassador, and Bill Smith, Advanta Seeds.
Growers of Advanta Seeds’ Pacific Seeds varieties dominated the Millmerran Show field crop competition recently, winning nine out of ten places in the field sorghum category and seven out of 13 spots in the field wheat category, including first place in both categories.
February 28, 2017
Farmer Kim Keefe, Mullewa Farm Supplies owner Glenn Bryant and Advanta Seeds territory manager Steve Lamb.
A new fundraising program in Mullewa involving the establishment of a community farm has raised $110,000 for local projects.