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“We’ve had a significant number of inspections,” Mr Harvey said.
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Life and logistics at Clifton Hills StationClifton Hills, includes airstrips, more than 20 sets of steel cattle yards, six flowing bores and a homestead on the Birdsville Track, less than 200 kilometres south of Birdsville.
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The cattle, which are certified organic, are rested at a set of yards at Lyndhurst.
“They get spelled, the truck driver Canada Goose Parka gets a sleep and the cattle are off the truck for at least 12 hours. If they are going east, they spell at Quilpie.”
Mr Harvey said the cost of transporting cattle had increased significantly in recent years.
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