NSW Department of Primary Industries: Right to Farm Policy Implementation

Secure your spot at the 4th Australian Regional Development Conference and network with industry professionals to discuss the challenges, opportunities and future of Regional Australia. Ms Lilian Parker, Agricultural Land Use Planning for NSW Department of Primary Industries will be at this year’s Conference, presenting “NSW Department of Primary Industries: Right to Farm policy implementation”. The …

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State Farming Groups Campaign For AWI Oversight

State Farming Organisations have banded together to campaign for greater oversight of Australian Wool Innovation’s (AWI) expenditure amid criticism there has been a “lack of progress” by the industry body. NSW Farmers are the latest to join Victorian Farmers Federation (VFF), Livestock SA, WA Farmers and Tasmanian Farmers and Graziers Association (TFGA) …

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AgTech, Defining Farming’s Future

The 4th Australian Regional Development Conference will be held at Novotel Coffs Harbour Pacific Bay Resort from Monday 11 – Tuesday 12 September 2017.  Mr Mark Bennett, Head of Agribusiness at ANZ will be attending this year’s Conference, presenting “AgTech, defining farming’s future”. AgTech and big data benefits are making headlines, but what …

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Introducing FRRR: Advocate and Supporter of Rural, Regional and Remote Communities

By 2050, Australia’s population will have grown to about 35 million. And the world’s population will be about 10 billion. That is a lot of mouths to feed! Thank goodness Australia’s farmers are so efficient. But they can’t operate in isolation. Farming businesses need strong, vibrant, rural communities. Towns where …

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