SADA does not support rushed and ill-considered law making in the dairy industry says president John Hunt in this open letter.
WAFarmers, the PGA and Kimberley Pilbara Cattleman's Association have been virtually silent on the drought across the WA pastoral estate in both the southern rangelands and in the Gascoyne, Murchison and Pilbara regions.
In this week's The Gauge, South Australian beef producer Gillian Fennell says Australia needs a whole of society approach to climate change.
Opinion: Tom Marland says it's more important than even to look at practical and affordable solutions to how best manage the impacts of fire.
Opinion: How can the PM justify his $100m market intervention for drought hit farmers, when government can't explain how it works?
In this week's The Gauge, Peter Mailler says the agricultural sector can't afford to 'pick and choose' the science they endorse.
What changes are needed so farming businesses can stay profitable in drought and to safeguard the natural resources on which agriculture depends?
In this week's The Gauge, Gillian Fennel says we shouldn't have to rely on the generosity of strangers or large corporations to provide financial support to volunteers who risk their lives.
Environment Minister Stephen Dawson is to be congratulated for undertaking a review and redrafting of the Environmental Protection Act 1986 (Submissions can be made up until the end of January, inquire at the Department of Environment and Water).