Activists face tougher penalties

Activists face tougher penalties

Activists who trespass on farms and incite trespass will face harsher penalties.

Farm office

05 JUL 2019
Three-month outlook slightly drier than average

Three-month outlook slightly drier than average

Soil moisture is below average in many key farming regions in Australia.

Farm office

03 JUL 2019
Nominations extended for 10th annual farmer awards

Nominations extended for 10th annual farmer awards

There's extra time available to nominate a farmer for the Farmer of the Year Awards.

Farm office

28 JUN 2019
Pioneering rabbit control work recognised

Pioneering rabbit control work recognised

The Victorian Rabbit Action Network will receive a renowned United Nations Award.

Farm office

28 JUN 2019
Digital safety system reduces paperwork

Digital safety system reduces paperwork

Managing Workplace Health and Safety can be made easier with a new App.

Farm office

24 JUN 2019
Farmland values enjoy solid increases

Farmland values enjoy solid increases

Farmland values around Australia continued to rise in 2018.

Farm office

21 JUN 2019
Export earnings forecast to drop

Export earnings forecast to drop

Reserves of wheat and livestock down due to drought.

Farm office

19 JUN 2019
Feral felines declared a pest

Feral felines declared a pest

Feral cat control in WA may be better now as they have been declared a pest.

Farm office

17 JUN 2019
Award nominations closing soon

Award nominations closing soon

Farmer of the Year Award nominations need to be in by 30 June.

Farm office

14 JUN 2019
Scholarship deadline is this Friday

Scholarship deadline is this Friday

Nuffield scholarship applications close this Friday.

Farm office

10 JUN 2019
Freight costs a challenge for farming competitiveness

Freight costs a challenge for farming competitiveness

Freight costs can be considerable for agricultural commodities.

Farm office

07 JUN 2019
Promise of rain brings hope for Western Australia

Promise of rain brings hope for Western Australia

Cropping areas of south-west WA could receive up to 50mm of rain in the next few days.

Farm office

07 JUN 2019
GrainGrowers responds to bulk grain imports

GrainGrowers responds to bulk grain imports

GrainGrowers is confident strict biosecurity protocols will be enforced for bulk grain imports.

Farm office

05 JUN 2019
Cattle Council farewells outgoing CEO

Cattle Council farewells outgoing CEO

Andrae leaves Cattle Council for Austrailan Pork Limited.

Farm office

05 JUN 2019
eLearning platform launched

eLearning platform launched

Agriculture Victoria has launched an online resource and learning platform.

Farm office

31 MAY 2019
New cabinet includes first female Minister for Agriculture

New cabinet includes first female Minister for Agriculture

Senator Bridget McKenzie is the first female Minister for Agriculture.

Farm office

27 MAY 2019