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#casa called out by NSW Coroner with defective regulations and processes

Serious concerns raised by NSW Coroner into how #casa carries out it’s approvals and deals with known safety matters.

Two pilots have died from this lack of regulatory control by #casa.

There are #SR’s issued by #atsb that are being ignored by #casa

Our sympathies go out to the Black family.

HISTORY:

#atsb and first […]

Open letter by David Parsons about Winton, the Banks and a failure of the Government

 

This is a must read, written by David Pascoe.

David is Reg Pascoe’s son from Oakey Veterinary Hospital . The family is a high achieving family . Reg is a horse specialist and both David & John are horse specialists here ( David ) and in America ( John ) The three are well […]

Terry calls the tune at CASA after the McComick departure.

The current monthly missive from CASA, which is fast on the heels of the departing McCormick, is by his “partner in crime”, Terry Farquarson.

Yes, Terry, the world has not fallen in, but the trust of the industry falls further.

You have the new ‘screamer” in the Angel Flight matter.

And in the Courier Mail, […]

Jennifer Marohasy and her views on BOM changes to temperature records

Jennifer Marohasy and her views on BOM changes to temperature records are documented and showing that these are unjustified.

Her post in full is below, plus a direct link to her web site.

This certainly, in the days of “global warming” shows the degree to which the official keeper of climate records made well […]

CSIRO discover summer weed control is and essential part of winter crop yields

CSIRO discover summer weed control is and essential part of winter crop yields, which has been a part of Soilmaster’s programme for over 15 years.

Media release: 2014 Department of Agriculture Landcare Eureka Prize for Sustainable Agriculture

Winner: Dr John Kirkegaard and Dr James Hunt, CSIRO and Stuart Kearns, Grains Research and Development Corporation

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