As the Queensland economy banks on an agricultural “dining boom” to lead the state out of the pandemic doldrums, are we about to see an election campaign focused on the rural interior like never before? Brad Cooper reports
A 24-hour counselling helpline for Queensland doctors is anticipating higher demand for its services as the state’s medical workforce continues operating in high-stress environments fuelled by the global pandemic.
Queensland researchers have stumbled on a new superfood with sweeteners for those in the honey business.
Threats to our food supply chain existed long before COVID-19. But the pandemic is unearthing previously buried fault lines in the system that have authorities and experts on alert, writes Brad Cooper
A new report has been released highlighting gaps in support for women who work in agriculture and aspire to leadership roles, providing an unexpected wake-up call for the farm organisation behind the study.
While irritating for all of us, COVID restrictions are at least unlikely to prove a pain in the backside for Queensland’s cattle herd.