Covering the Goulburn and Murray valleys

Spring fox baiting program kicks off

More than 13,000 baits will be laid on farms and forests in the region this week to target foxes.

TRENT HORNEMAN August 18, 2014 3:07pm
Farmers, forestry workers and Murray Local Lands Service will take aim at foxes north of Moama, starting this week.
Murray Local Lands Service biosecurity officer Scott Watkins said more than 13,000 baits will be laid throughout the region, to try to reduce fox numbers.
Mr Watkins said while authorities tended to rely on anecdotal information, he believed fox numbers were on par with recent years.
NSW Forestry Corporation will bait Perricoota and Koondrook forests.
More in Wednesday's Riverine Herald
comments powered by Disqus
Shepparton logo

Lyle makes cut, but then cut after third round

Jarrod Lyle just can't take a trick after making his first cut of the season on Friday at the Crowne Invitational his joy was soon curtailed when he a bogey on the final hole of the third round proved costly and he was cut from the final round.

Leapon discount image

Discover unbelievable local deals from local businesses every week in the Goulburn and Murray Valley area with!

Kensington house

Search properties for sale or rent across North Central Victoria and Southern NSW. Visit your local website for local homes....


Search for published and unpublished photos from McPherson Media Group newspapers and magazines. All our photos are available to purchase.


Place an advertisement in any one of McPherson Media Group's local newspapers.