August 2018

Published a story 14th Aug 2018 10:19 AM

Growers welcome contractor license law reforms, saying it will be a positive for the horticulture industry

Contractor laws provide protection for hort industry

Growers welcome contractor license law reforms, saying it will be a positive for the horticulture industry

Published a story 7th Aug 2018 3:52 PM

After setting a new stable record for his number of wins during the 2017-18 season, Brenton Andrew is off to a good start for the new season

New stable recruits put Andrew on board for season

After setting a new stable record for his number of wins during the 2017-18 season, Brenton Andrew is off to a good start for the new season

Published a story 7th Aug 2018 3:46 PM

Smith, James finish in top 12 at Gatton showjumping World Cup Qualifier

Newcomers claim honours at World Cup showjumping

Smith, James finish in top 12 at Gatton showjumping World Cup Qualifier

Published a story 7th Aug 2018 9:39 AM

WHILE Andrew Lever navigates his tractor baling barley hay, another driver is putting it straight onto a semi truck

Producers, retailers feel strain of nation-wide hay shortage

WHILE Andrew Lever navigates his tractor baling barley hay, another driver is putting it straight onto a semi truck

Published a story 6th Aug 2018 3:53 PM

Lockyer Valley business sells more than 100 mowers in 12 months

Lockyer business run off feet for Hustler mowers

Lockyer Valley business sells more than 100 mowers in 12 months

Published a story 6th Aug 2018 3:51 PM

Lockyer Valley grazier Ian Lindenmayer believes it can't get much drier

Dry conditions have farmers concerned

Lockyer Valley grazier Ian Lindenmayer believes it can't get much drier

July 2018

Published a story 31st Jul 2018 3:40 PM

Following a victory in the Grand Prix at the Gatton Show, Clem Smith will be looking for another top result at this weekend's World Cup Qualifier

Showjumping duo search for world ranking

Following a victory in the Grand Prix at the Gatton Show, Clem Smith will be looking for another top result at this weekend's World Cup Qualifier

Published a story 31st Jul 2018 9:02 AM

It has been two years since the Queensland cattle tick line framework was re-evaluated and graziers are looking to voice their concerns about the changes

Cattle tick line causes confusion for graziers

It has been two years since the Queensland cattle tick line framework was re-evaluated and graziers are looking to voice their concerns about the changes

Published a story 27th Jul 2018 2:39 PM

Police officers from Lowood will be at the Old Fernvale Bakery this weekend to answer your questions

Have a coffee with a cop in Fernvale

Police officers from Lowood will be at the Old Fernvale Bakery this weekend to answer your questions

Published a story 26th Jul 2018 4:03 PM

Deputy principal Tony McCormack said the students were always excited to test themselves.

School cattle team on high after show success

Deputy principal Tony McCormack said the students were always excited to test themselves.

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Ali Kuchel is the editor at the Gatton Star, having worked through the ranks as a journalist. Ali’s career has taken her from South Australia to Charleville’s Western Times in outback Queensland, to Gatton, back to South Australia for the Stock Journal and finally returning to Gatton. Her interests include agricultural, rural and equine journalism along with photography.