Agricultural production in the Balonne region is diverse and dynamic.
The leading primary industries in the Shire are Beef / Cotton / Sheep / Wool / Grain / Wild Game Harvesting / Fruit and Vegetables.
Production of cotton, beef and grain have increased whilst wool production is on a come back into prominence.
Successful development of the horticultural industry commenced with table grapes, which represents the second highest earning crop after cotton. In recent years there has been extensive diversification into blueberries, wine grapes, rock melons, pumpkins, garlic and onions.
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