droughts

Water deliveries expected to triple in coming weeks

Premium Content Water deliveries expected to triple in coming weeks

A Lockyer Valley water carter is delivering upwards of 25 truckloads each week, and...

Agriculture production value holds despite fires, drought

Agriculture production value holds despite fires, drought

Despite a tough year of drought and bushfires, high prices are supporting the ag...

Toowoomba region is now in a ‘green drought’: councillor

Premium Content Toowoomba region is now in a ‘green drought’: councillor

Rains aren’t enough to declare the end of the current drought

Central West rain brings CQ rivers back to life

Premium Content Central West rain brings CQ rivers back to life

Rivers are flowing and dams are rising after heavy weekend falls.

Impacts of pipeline to be explored in feasibility study

Premium Content Impacts of pipeline to be explored in feasibility study

Pipeline may link Warwick to water from Wivenhoe Dam via Toowoomba.

Genetic loss could impact local, national cattle industry

Premium Content Genetic loss could impact local, national cattle industry

Uncertain days lie ahead for the cattle industry in the region, with the drought...

Calls for federal funding to fix failing water bores

Premium Content Calls for federal funding to fix failing water bores

Non-functioning bores in the drought stricken Lockyer Valley could be brought back...

I need a man with a gun: Farmer won’t watch cattle starve

Premium Content I need a man with a gun: Farmer won’t watch cattle starve

It’s the decision he didn’t want to make, but one farmer says it’s time to bite the...

’The worst I’ve ever seen it’: Inside Tungamull’s big dry

Premium Content ’The worst I’ve ever seen it’: Inside Tungamull’s big dry

In two years, “velvet green” fields have turned to dust.

Why honey on toast could become a delicacy in Australia

Premium Content Why honey on toast could become a delicacy in Australia

The effects of climate change are being felt in the honey industry, with drought...

Water donations a lifeline for struggling farmers

Water donations a lifeline for struggling farmers

Struggling cattle farmers have been given a lifeline, with a group delivering water...