Farmer swims to safety after floodwater swamps car as she tries to move cattle

Farmer swims to safety after floodwater swamps car as she tries to move cattle

Updated March 23, 2018 14:25:43 Video: Rivers in the NSW mid-north coast are swollen after heavy rain this week (ABC News) A farmer who became stranded in her car by floodwaters as she tried to move cattle has been rescued by helicopter after swimming to higher ground. Weather warnings: Flood …

Lab-grown meat, technology and foreign investment: What does the future of the northern cattle industry look like? – ABC Rural

Lab-grown meat, technology and foreign investment: What does the future of the northern cattle industry look like? – ABC Rural

The world’s growing demand for protein has led to record investments in northern Australia’s cattle industry over recent years. Australian and international companies have spent millions of dollars buying cattle stations, and millions more on improvements and innovations. As hundreds of cattle producers gathered in Alice Springs this week for …

Foul play concerns after man reported missing from live cattle ship

Foul play concerns after man reported missing from live cattle ship

Updated March 21, 2018 14:57:12 Photo: The MV Galloway Express remains docked at the Port of Townsville while investigations continue. (ABC North Queensland: Tom Edwards) A man has gone missing at sea on board a live cattle export ship en route to Townsville in north Queensland, triggering an investigation into …