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A delegation of Iraqi senior officials have visited Shepparton in a bid to learn how to rebuild their ancient irrigation system.
State Member for Euroa Steph Ryan has accused the Andrews Government of excluding Mitchell Shire farmers from a program which provides grants of up to $5000 to assist them with on-farm infrastructure to help manage drought.
Some signs displayed around the Coorong warn of impending disaster for the wetlands and identify the Murray as a ‘‘dying river’’.
A senior Morrison Government minister has rejected allegations a controversial $80million water purchase verged on ‘‘corruption’’, amid calls for a major inquiry into the Murray-Darling Basin Plan.
Drought conditions continue to grip NSW despite significant rainfall providing some relief to parts of the state.
Those looking out the window hoping for rain received some relief over the weekend, but for many it was nothing more than a light drizzle.
A meeting with Murray-Darling Basin Authority’s head of river operations in Deniliquin has left irrigators and locals fuming, stating they were left with no confidence the Murray River is being run efficiently.
More than 1000 farmers and dozens of trucks travelled to Albury last Wednesday, taking the Pause the Plan message across the state.
Up to 900Ml of environmental water will be sent down the Campaspe River across six days this month, and then up to 40Ml a day until winter.
The angler who bags the biggest overall Murray cod at the GoFish Nagambie competition will come away with $80000 in cash.
It took him 33 years, but Echuca amateur angler Jason Caddaye finally got to land a big one.
The Federal Government has committed $70million to improve the health of the Darling River and prevent further mass fish kills.
Northern Victorian dairy farmers are increasingly competing for water directly with almond plantations downstream, with water use by Lower Murray Water diverters more than doubling to 429Gl in the past 15 years.
As the dry seasonal conditions continue, Agriculture Victoria is advising producers to re-assess and double-check their farm-water budgets and plans.
Shepparton Highway Patrol officers nabbed a driver allegedly travelling at 191km/h in Shepparton about 11.50pm last night. The 20-year-old probationary driver was detected in an 80km/h zone on Goulburn Valley Highway. The Shepparton man had his...
A number of vehicles were stolen from a car dealership in Shepparton on Saturday morning.
A 23-year-old Echuca man is currently in Bendigo Magistrates Court facing charges of dangerous driving causing serious injury and other driving related offences.