NATIONAL: Barnaby Joyce has announced a suspension on the importation of green prawns.
Colin Bettles QLD: Pauline Hanson has vowed to reignite a Senate inquiry into unconventional gas mining.
Colin Bettles CANBERRA: The Greens have done a deal with the federal government to break the backpacker tax deadlock.
Colin Bettles CANBERRA: The peak farmers' body says there’s unprecedented disillusionment at the political games being played over the backpacker tax in Canberra.
Colin Bettles NATIONAL: Treasurer Scott Morrison has announced support for a compromised 15 per cent backpacker tax.
Colin Bettles NSW: What else would Darryl Kerrigan say to Mike Baird about the ban on greyhound racing but "tell him he's dreaming"?
Colin Bettles Bush seats will take centre stage - especially in New England - at the 2016 federal election.
Colin Bettles Labor has gone backwards with farm voters in opinion poll ratings, since the 2013 federal election.