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Dorpers are farmer’s new best friends

Dorpers are farmer’s new best friends
May 07, 2016

Dorper sheep are making their way into more and more hobby farmers hearts, says breeder.

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Picture perfect at Agfest

Picture perfect at Agfest
May 06, 2016

Struggling Artists make a go of a future in illustration at Agfest

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Rhuby Delights the taste buds

Rhuby Delights the taste buds
May 06, 2016

These sweet treats are rhubarb's revival!

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Agfest's slippery start

Agfest's slippery start
May 05, 2016

Celebrating its 34th year, Agfest 2016 has had a slippery start with stormy weather damaging the site the day before opening.

Despite the gale force winds, Agfest opened on time with crowds ready to kick off the state’s largest rural event of the year.

With a new record of 762 exhibiters, and 13,563 patrons passed through the gate on the first day.

Agfest is a…

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Jersey Australia’s true love story

Jersey Australia’s true love story
May 05, 2016

Geoff Hazelwood from Latrobe has been a Jersey farmer at heart since he was a small child.

Every year since 1985, Jersey Australia has had a site run by Jersey breeders from around the state “to showcase the Jerseys that are in the state”, he said.

Jersey cows are dairy cattle breed that is popular in Tasmania.

Mr Hazelwood has a pure Jersey herd, as well as a stud herd in…

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Hudson talks Tasmania and Hawks

Hudson talks Tasmania and Hawks
May 05, 2016

Hawthorn and Tasmanian footy legend, Peter Hudson has lived in Tasmania for most of his life and is still passionate about his state.

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Bupa Celebrates 10 years of Agfest

Bupa Celebrates 10 years of Agfest
May 05, 2016

Bupa health insurance is celebrating 10 years of attending Agfest this year.

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