ALTERNATIVE VIEW ARCHIVES

ALTERNATIVE VIEW: Our fertiliser use is ethical

I can remember at school being told of our fantastic scientists who, in the 1950s, solved the affliction known as Bush Sickness.

It was a wasting disease where healthy cattle and sheep lost condition and eventually died a cruel, lingering death.

ALTERNATIVE VIEW: Feedlots can save the planet

I got a media statement recently from the Animal Law Association. 

It surprised me a little because I know lots of lawyers I’d describe as animals but having their own association?

ALTERNATIVE VIEW: Aussies show love to farmers

We've been in the land of Fosters, ’roos and flies for a couple of weeks now and there are some marked differences between New Zealand and Australia.

For a start, Australians really like their farmers and do what they can to support them.