Conargo is predominately a rural shire in New South Wales encompassing the communities of Conargo, Blighty, Mayrung, Pretty Pine, Wanganella and Booroorban.
Conargo Shire is the centre of a major sheep stud breeding area and a number of other farming practices including wheat, rice, canola, cereals.
Total area: 8750.9 sq km
Conargo Shire Council prides itself by
"PROGRESSION THROUGH PARTNERSHIP"
Conargo is a rural based shire, established in 1907.
The Shire boasts a huge range of agricultural pursuits which include:
Stud Sheep Agro-forestry
Stud Cattle Aquaculture
Cereal crops with Wheat Hydroponices
and Rice the main varieties
Fat Lambs Piggeries
Dairying Exotic animal farming
Market gardening (alpacas, emus, and lappins)
Forward thinking, progressive farmers have successfully introduced aquaculture, agroforestry, viticulture, hydroponics, market gardening, olive groves and exotic animal farming in recent years.