Ag and Environment
Planned burn 9km west of Dimboola
Forest Fire Management Victoria advise that a planned burn has been ignited nine kilometres west of Dimboola this afternoon.
Town Committee asks for help controlling weeds
The Dimboola Town Committee is asking a favour - can you help to control khaki weed around Dimboola?
Agriculture Vic expertise on hand at field days
Agriculture Victoria are encouraging farmers to visit them at the Wimmera Machinery Field Days this year for the latest information on grains research, land management practices, and animal health.
Planned burns expected to commence within a month
Forest Fire Management Victoria (FFMVic) is preparing to start its autumn planned burn program to reduce the impact of bushfires on the community and environment across the Wimmera District.
Getting in control of foxes
The ‘Little Desert Regional Fox Control Program’ is now being delivered into it’s second year, after having a successful participation rate in 2019 covering over 56,000 Hectares.
NOTICE - Water for the Environment Spring Update
With many parts of inland Australia experiencing prolonged drought conditions complete with dust storms, dry riverbeds and lakes, fish deaths, struggling farm and town businesses and stressed communities – it is a timely reminder that just 10 years ago this was the Wimmera’s story.
Film highlights link between river, community health | VIDEO
Marathon swimmer and healthy waterways advocate Tammy Van Wisse has joined Wimmera locals to put the spotlight on how the condition of the Wimmera River impacts on the region’s community health.
Grampians Wildflower Show returns on AFL long weekend
Winter rain has provided the ideal preparation for the annual Grampians Wildflower Show in Halls Gap.
Respect the forest this spring firewood season
The Spring Firewood Collection season starts on Sunday and lasts for three months, and officials are urging people to respect our forests while collecting firewood.
Hay workshops next month
Wimmera farmers and advisers are being invited to one of four hay workshops being delivered by Agriculture Victoria and the Wimmera Farming Network next month.
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