Australia has an ageing farmer population but how to introduce young people to farming if they don't have their own land to have a crack at it?
Excavator driver Bill Noonan and his other half, Natalie Wright, have four dogs between them: Scarlett the two-year-old kelpie-border collie cross, and Natalie's three poodles: Rocco, Ruby and Paris.
Stock agent and auctioneer Tom Madden is the new president of the Ballarat Stock and Station Agents Association.
A record number of entries has seen a record number of finalists for the Ballarat Rural Achiever Awards
Beau the border collie and Bartholomew James the fox terrier keep shearer Trevor Kearns company.
Grain Industry Association of Victoria adopts new code following financial failure of five buyers.
Ballarat recorded 84mm rain in June compared with a long term average of 63mm.
After a false start, Molly is learning the caper of being a working sheepdog.
There is plenty for Ballarat farmers to sink their teeth into at the Victorian No-Till Farmers Association conference.