The Problem with Drought

Posted by Princess Royal Station on Feb 23, 2018 8:51:00 AM
Drought and prolonged periods of low rainfall can have a profound impact on vital ecosystems and the people rely on the land to make a living .
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Topics: Australia, Farming Families, Welfare, Environment, Regional, Country, Outback, Australian, Australians, Drought

When did Australians learn to love wine?

Posted by Princess Royal Station on Feb 9, 2018 8:04:00 AM

There is no doubting that us Aussies love our plonk. The ABS published that in 2012-13, 487.7 million litres of Australian wine was sold domestically for $2,369.2 million! (ABS, 2013

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Topics: History, Wine, Wine Regions, Australia, Australian, South australia, Australians

Who were Australia's Drovers?

Posted by Princess Royal Station on Jan 25, 2018 9:16:00 AM

The Australian drover is a highly regarded aspect of Australia’s agricultural history and many authors of books, poems and articles have made the Australian Drover and their wives famous folk law.

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Topics: History, Livestock, Australia, Australian, droving, drovers, stock routes

Are Farmers Mad?

Posted by Princess Royal Station on Jan 12, 2018 8:38:00 AM

Farming, a profession that much of the time seems to rely on luck rather than the skill and hard work the farmer puts in. Nature and natural elements play a vital role in farming, they can make or break a harvest in a matter of hours.

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Topics: Harvest, Australia, Country Life, Farmers, Farming, Environment, risk

The Australian Kelpie

Posted by Princess Royal Station on Dec 15, 2017 11:57:08 AM

The Australian Kelpie is an iconic Australian canine. They are renowned for their intelligence, energy, loyalty and love for working livestock, particularly cattle and sheep. 

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Topics: Cattle, Livestock, Australia, Working Dog, Kelpie

What are beef by-products used for?

Posted by Princess Royal Station on Dec 1, 2017 10:58:06 AM

It is a well-known fact that focus of breeding beef cattle is to produce a food source. As the global population increases, so does the demand for beef.

Not all the carcass is fit for human consumption. Apart from the meat being the different cuts of beef, what happens to the parts that are inedible? It is true that some of the parts are in edible by-products. Here we are focusing on non-edible. Rather than wasting these products they can be used to make or help make non-edible products.

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Topics: Cattle, Beef, Education, Industry, Beef Cattle, Production, Suppy Chain, Beef Market

Australia's Outback Stations

Posted by Princess Royal Station on Nov 17, 2017 8:33:00 AM

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Australia’s outback stations are truly unique. Pastoral land in Australia is vast, often unforgiving and strikingly beautiful. The men and women that live and work on isolated cattle and sheep stations, work some of the biggest properties in the world.
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Topics: Cattle, Livestock, Industry, Facts, Regional, Country, Outback, Stations

What Happens in a Feedlot?

Posted by Princess Royal Station on Nov 2, 2017 3:23:38 PM
There are many misconceptions and misunderstandings surrounding the feedlot industry and beef production. So, we thought that we would shed some light on the industry and reveal what actually happens in a feedlot.
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Topics: Insider, Beef, Livestock, Industry, Feedlots, Feedlot, Facts, Grain Fed Beef

Silage || Princess Royal Station

Posted by Princess Royal Station on Oct 20, 2017 10:00:00 AM
Silage plays an important role in the diets of our livestock for many reasons. Our farmers are currently preparing silage from this seasons crops.
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Topics: Harvest, Silage, Cropping, Farming

Moving Agriculture Forward

Posted by Princess Royal Station on Oct 6, 2017 12:22:48 PM
There is no disputing the fact that the agricultural industry is an essential component of our global society . To ensure the long-term sustainability of the industry, it is vital that we continue to grow and improve our production and processing methods .
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Topics: Agriculture, Industry, Producers, Australia, Farmers, Farming, Production

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