Not all irrigators steal water

Not all irrigators steal water

Farmers Federation has a zero tolerance for illegal water take

On-farm

28 JULY 2017
Farmers call for analysis on Murray-Darling Basin impact

Farmers call for analysis on Murray-Darling Basin impact

PEAK farming bodies including the National Farmers' Federation and Cotton Australia have called for the...

Archive

29 AUGUST 2016
Report reveals economic importance of Great Artesian Basin to farmers

Report reveals economic importance of Great Artesian Basin to farmers

THE federal government has released a report examining the significant economic value generated by Great...

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22 AUGUST 2016
Murray-Darling Basin Authority's decentralisation plans welcomed

Murray-Darling Basin Authority's decentralisation plans welcomed

DEPUTY Prime Minister and Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources Barnaby Joyce has welcomed last...

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15 AUGUST 2016
Full steam ahead for Murray Basin rail and road upgrades

Full steam ahead for Murray Basin rail and road upgrades

THE federal government has committed $220 million towards upgrading Victoria's Murray Basin rail freight...

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11 APRIL 2016
$53m available for Qld water infrastructure upgrades

$53m available for Qld water infrastructure upgrades

QUEENSLAND irrigators are being urged to apply for a share in up to $53 million in funding to upgrade...

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13 JANUARY 2016
Farmers buoyed by Water Act response

Farmers buoyed by Water Act response

FARMERS in Victoria have praised the Federal Government's response to the Independent Review of the Water...

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07 DECEMBER 2015
Irrigators urged to have their say on new program

Irrigators urged to have their say on new program

THE AUSTRALIAN government is calling on irrigators, industry and potential delivery agencies to have...

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04 NOVEMBER 2015
Farmers back model agreement

Farmers back model agreement

IN a bid to head off any further impacts of Queensland's coal seam gas wars or the political turmoil...

Agronomy

30 OCTOBER 2015
New water releases will boost rural growth: Lynham

New water releases will boost rural growth: Lynham

THE Palaszczuk government will make available up to 18,200 megalitres of water to support rural industries,...

Agronomy

19 OCTOBER 2015
NFF: government must prevent flooding of Murray-Darling Basin farms

NFF: government must prevent flooding of Murray-Darling Basin farms

The NATIONAL Farmers' Federation has sent a clear message to federal and state governments that it will...

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09 OCTOBER 2015
Re-jigged ag portfolio sparks mixed reaction

Re-jigged ag portfolio sparks mixed reaction

PRIME Minister Malcolm Turnbull's decision to merge the Water portfolio into Agriculture has been welcomed...

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21 SEPTEMBER 2015