Months of unexplained night-time power outages in Queensland's Isis district, around Childers, have left farmers, already struggling with high electricity and water prices, unable to reliably irrigate crops in the ... Read More
A proposal to make irrigators foot the bill for pricey dam safety upgrades has been met with fierce opposition among affected industry groups.
Cotton Australia, the Burdekin River Irrigation Area, the ... Read More
The Queensland Competition Authority (QCA) has today commenced its investigation into irrigation prices for water supply schemes operated by SunWater and Seqwater for the next pricing period—1 ... Read More
Two water efficiency projects that will capture up to 14,000ML in water losses from channels in key Queensland irrigation schemes have been awarded funding under the National Water Infrastructure Development ... Read More
MSF Sugar is offering cane growers and industry stakeholders an opportunity to see first-hand the results of water efficiency work it is delivering on its Tableland farms.
The MSF Sugar Drip Irrigation ... Read More
Three cane farmers at Lilliesmere Lagoon, Lower Burdekin, are about to start a project to protect wetlands through improved irrigation management, thanks to funding by the State Government.... Read More