AS a tertiary-educated farmer aged less than 30, Jessie Davis, Narembeen, is the sort of person a revamped WAFarmers is seeking to attract to its membership.
Labor is not ruling out supporting a Greens push for a royal commission into the Murray-Darling Basin Plan over water buyback from two properties in 2017.
A Newspoll released today shows Mr Palmer's United Australia Party holds more sway that predicted in key marginal seats.
Greens leader Richard Di Natale has led calls for a wide-ranging royal commission into the management of the Murray-Darling river system.
Labor is trying to flush out more details of an $80 million water purchase in 2017, the largest on record, amid growing calls for a royal commission into the Murray Darling Basin.
Federal Regional Services Minister and The Nationals deputy leader senator Bridget McKenzie was in Katanning for the announcement last week and said it would lead to new opportunities for farmers, business operators and the entire Wheatbelt community.