The community of Kalmbalda has vowed to soldier on in the face of it's fourth nickel mine closure in the last two and a half years

A Western Australian rockmelon grower is still optimistic about his industry, despite having to spend close to $50, 000 on strict new food safety requirements from the major supermarkets

More sheep have been stolen in Western Australia's eastern wheatbelt. This time it was 82 merino ewes stolen from a breeder near Kondinin

The University of Melbourne is studying the genome of blowflies because they want to develop some sort of vaccine or other control measure that will prevent maggots causing harm to sheep

Indonesia is importing more frozen buffalo meat from India than ever before and it's having an impact on Australia's live cattle trade. From the highs of shipping more than 700,000 cattle in 2015, the market is expected to take just over 200,000 head this year

The Fremantle based live animal export company Wellard Limited says history shows clearly how quickly livestock prices drop once the live trade is suspended or banned

WAFarmers president Tony York says the live animal export trade is potentially going to be a federal election issue