April 2019

Published a story 25th Apr 2019 6:58 AM

GREG Lerch wants to ensure farming in the Lockyer Valley is sustainable for the next generation, which includes his son Andrew.

Growers battle to protect the next generation of farmers

GREG Lerch wants to ensure farming in the Lockyer Valley is sustainable for the next generation, which includes his son Andrew.

Published a story 23rd Apr 2019 1:24 PM

It would be easy to throw everything in, but many farmers are fighting to keep an important industry going.

Water meters crippling chances for new generation of farmers

It would be easy to throw everything in, but many farmers are fighting to keep an important industry going.

Published a story 23rd Apr 2019 1:08 PM

It would be easy to throw everything in, but many farmers are fighting to keep an important industry going

Growers battle to protect the next generation of farmers

It would be easy to throw everything in, but many farmers are fighting to keep an important industry going

Published a story 18th Apr 2019 4:12 PM

Five farmers have received a share of $1.4million for on-farm practices

Supermarket giant helps farmers drought-proof operations

Five farmers have received a share of $1.4million for on-farm practices

Published a story 18th Apr 2019 3:40 PM

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Published a story 17th Apr 2019 4:32 PM

More police will be on our roads targeting the Fatal Five this Easter holiday

Speed interstate and risk double demerits

More police will be on our roads targeting the Fatal Five this Easter holiday

Published a story 17th Apr 2019 9:10 AM

Five farmers have received a share of $1.4million for on-farm practices

Supermarket giant helps farmers drought-proof operations

Five farmers have received a share of $1.4million for on-farm practices

Published a story 17th Apr 2019 9:07 AM

Five farmers have received a share of $1.4million for on-farm practices

Supermarket giant helps farmers drought-proof operations

Five farmers have received a share of $1.4million for on-farm practices

Published a story 17th Apr 2019 7:39 AM

WHILE Mark Jendra's crop of carrots won't be ready for the Easter bunny, he has assured the popular rabbit the recent rain will produce a good crop.

Farmers prepare carrots for bunny's winter break

WHILE Mark Jendra's crop of carrots won't be ready for the Easter bunny, he has assured the popular rabbit the recent rain will produce a good crop.

Published a story 16th Apr 2019 5:11 PM

For years, farm water meters across the Central Lockyer have ceased to work

Irrigators gain $2.5 million to fix broken farm water meters

For years, farm water meters across the Central Lockyer have ceased to work

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Ali Kuchel is the editor at the Gatton Star, having worked through the ranks as a journalist. Ali’s career has taken her from South Australia to Charleville’s Western Times in outback Queensland, to Gatton, back to South Australia for the Stock Journal and finally returning to Gatton. Her interests include agricultural, rural and equine journalism along with photography.