Seven bridges along the Goulburn Valley Highway will be strengthened to allow larger, high productivity vehicles to use them.
A new package of drought support measures has been announced by the Victorian Government.
Victorian growers are being reminded of the importance of withholding periods when dealing with failed crops.
Despite the rationing of powdered infant milk formula on some supermarket shelves in Shepparton last week, UDV president Adam Jenkins said farmers’ production would not be impacted.
Looming water allocation uncertainty forced the Hehir family to make the difficult business decision this year to plant only a quarter of the crops they usually would going into summer.
Allocations have increased by five per cent, for Murray and Goulburn system irrigators in northern Victoria.
The recently released report on the Connections project by consultants GHD, identified at least six areas of concern:
Water trading co-operative Waterpool has procured more than 5000 Ml of water for member irrigators in the Commonwealth Environmental Water Holders recent sale, by tender, of Goulburn Valley allocation.
Rice growers remain divided on whether SunRice’s proposal to list on the Australian Securities Exchange will bring about positive change.
The $1billion Goulburn-Murray Water Connections project is in danger of falling behind deadlines and budget unless changes are made, an independent consultants’ report has found.
Little butterflies, and marvellous munchkins will flutter to the stage at Shepparton’s Eastbank Centre tonight and tomorrow for the Goulburn Valley Academy of Ballet concert.
The Yarrawonga Mulwala Cricket Club has hosted the first ever ACA Masters contest at the Stan Hargreaves Oval in Yarrawonga.
There was a good turnout for Wednesday’s Remembrance Day service in Tatura, which saw a number of wreaths laid at the War Memorial, and the presentation to Brad Corken, of the Tatura RSL Spirit Award 2015, by president Robert Mathieson.
MEN’S Sheds are synonymous with regional Australia — a place for blokes to gather around a plank of wood, a saw, a hammer and some power tools.
A GROUP of Rochester Secondary College students visited Bendigo last week to donate blood for the first time.
Bowls Club hosts 49th Victorian Country Masters Pairs
The Oriential Weatherloach has infested the Goulburn River.
The largest ever Strawberry Fields crowd turned out to enjoy the event on the Murray River at Tocumwal at the weekend.
AFTER the hottest October in Victoria since records began in the 1850s, it will come as little surprise that rainfall across the district was unusually low.
No, it won’t be Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer creating the Christmas lighting in Cobram this year, it will be Cobram couple, Ron and Kath Renfrew,
‘Peppinella’ development bigger than first planned
Watch and Act issued for Corowa and Wahgunyah near Rutherglen, urging people to leave now as conditions may worsen.
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