Bright future for regional universities

Bright future for regional universities

Cheaper uni fees on offer for agricultural and science students.

Farm office

24 JUNE 2020
Tax write off extended

Tax write off extended

Instant tax write offs for assets including machinery are now available for another six months.

Farm equipment

10 JUNE 2020
China bans beef from four Australian abattoirs

China bans beef from four Australian abattoirs

Trade between Australia and China is unsettled.

Beef

13 MAY 2020
Tax breaks part of stimulus package

Tax breaks part of stimulus package

Tax breaks for business are part of recently-announced packages from the Government.

Farm office

02 APRIL 2020
$110 million export freight boost announced

$110 million export freight boost announced

The government has announced assistance for high-value exports of agriculture and fishery products.

Farm office

01 APRIL 2020
Government declares food production 'essential'

Government declares food production 'essential'

Food production will not be halted by the coronavirus.

Farm office

27 MARCH 2020
Coronavirus spread forces border checks

Coronavirus spread forces border checks

Tougher restrictions, including on interstate travel are in place due to coronavirus spread.

Farm office

25 MARCH 2020
Virus spread leads to unseen measures

Virus spread leads to unseen measures

Some businesses have been forced to close due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Farm office

23 MARCH 2020
Agriculture Minister resigns following sports funding controversy

Agriculture Minister resigns following sports funding controversy

Agriculture Minister Bridget McKenzie has resigned amid a sports funding scandal.

Farm office

03 FEBRUARY 2020
$75,000 grants available to fire-affected farmers

$75,000 grants available to fire-affected farmers

The Federal Government has announced more funding for bushfire aid.

Farm office

15 JANUARY 2020
Bushfire Agency established to help recovery

Bushfire Agency established to help recovery

Recovery efforts stepped up for bushfire crisis.

Farm office

08 JANUARY 2020
Government drought commitment now close to one billion dollars

Government drought commitment now close to one billion dollars

New government drought assistance includes two-year-interest=free loans.

Farm office

08 NOVEMBER 2019