Scathing report on treatment of working holiday-makers

Scathing report on treatment of working holiday-makers

66% of backpackers felt they were being taken advantage of by farmers

Farm office

17 OCT 2016
Suicide research taking on the last taboo

Suicide research taking on the last taboo

Farmers are being urged to take part in suicide research.

Farm office

12 OCT 2016
Mixed farmer reaction to land access legislation in QLD

Mixed farmer reaction to land access legislation in QLD

Land access provisions have been streamlined in Queensland

Farm office

10 OCT 2016

While operator training is important, there are many steps farmers can take to ensure a safe working

Farm office

19 AUG 2016
The Do

The Do's and Don'ts of succession planning

There are a number of keys to succession planning

Tractor market in good shape

Tractor market in good shape

The tractor market is steadying, according to the TMA

Tractors

29 JUL 2016
Farmers back damning report into overregulation

Farmers back damning report into overregulation

A report has slammed overregulation in agriculture

New depreciation rules announced in the May federal budget have many growers excited about the potential

Farm office

31 AUG 2015
A brighter light shone on mental health

A brighter light shone on mental health

Mental health is often overlooked, but addressing symptoms of depression and anxiety early on can be

Farm office

26 AUG 2015
Be sure to check for asbestos

Be sure to check for asbestos

Spring cleaning might take on a bit of a bigger role at your farm this year. Maybe the old farm guesthouse

Farm office

31 DEC 2014
Assessing business risks

Assessing business risks

There's no denying that farm production is a risky business to be in. The successful farmers are those

Farm office

22 DEC 2014
New app to help improve farm safety

New app to help improve farm safety

AS part of its recognition of National Farm Safety Week, Farmsafe Australia has looked to new technologies

Farm office

25 JUL 2014
Taking 7 steps to safer farming

Taking 7 steps to safer farming

7 steps to safer farming

Farm office

18 NOV 2013

Avoid crying over spilt milk

Tips to avoid on-farm accidents

Farm office

13 SEP 2013
Quad bike death toll climbing

Quad bike death toll climbing

  Farming is one of the highest physical-risk industries in Australia yet demand for the all-terrain

Farm office

18 MAY 2013
Enhancing mental and emotional resilience in rural areas

Enhancing mental and emotional resilience in rural areas

Dennis Hoiberg is an expert speaker on the subject of emotional resilience, currently working with the

Farm office

26 FEB 2013