Latest tech all the go at Fossil Downs

by 23 March 2018

 by Matt Sherrington, Farm Weekly 22 Mar 2018

SINCE 2016, Rick Ford, manager of pure Droughtmaster herd operation Fossil Downs at Fitzroy Crossing, has been embracing agricultural technology innovations to help improve overall efficiency, animal welfare and staff safety.

Rick and his family moved from a nearby property to run Fossil Downs nearly two years ago.

“The property is 394,000 hectares and has the Fitzroy and Margaret Rivers on the doorstep,” Rick said.

“These two water [...]

Concerns mount over red tape among Australian miners

by 11 March 2018

Anthony Barich 7 March 2018 SNL Metals & Mining Daily: West Edition

As Australia’s miners brace themselves for the impact of the U.S. president’s decision to tax steel imports at 25%, the chair of Australia’s single biggest iron ore mine has lavished praise on Donald Trump, who she says could teach a thing or two to local politicians, as industry red tape concerns gather pace.

Mining magnate Gina Rinehart — executive chairman of Roy Hill [...]

TRUMP VS OUR LEADERS: NO CONTEST. CHECK THE ECONOMY

by 2 March 2018

Andrew Bolt, Herald Sun 02 March 2018

Mining and cattle tycoon Gina Rinehart in a speech to the 500 Club makes a scary comparison between Australia and the America of much-mocked Donald Trump.

Only one of the two can boast of a record like this, thinks to moves like slashing company tax slashed from 35 percent to 21 percent, and 22 regulations for every new bit of red tape:

Over 2.4 million jobs have been [...]

Mrs. Gina Rinehart’s contributions to West Australia acknowledged as award recipient of the inaugural 500 Club State Shapers Award

by 2 March 2018

28 February 2018 Hancock Prospecting

Mrs. Gina Rinehart, Executive Chairman of the Hancock Prospecting Group, Roy Hill and Kidman and Co,  has been awarded the inaugural 500 Club State Shapers Award at a club lunch at the Hyatt, Perth on the 28th of February.

This award is given to those who have helped shaped our state. Mr. William Meston, when presenting the award said “Mrs. Rinehart believes in WA. She believes in what our opportunity is. [...]