Above average Budget for Australian Agriculture

Above average Budget for Australian Agriculture

NFF awards the Federal Budget a B+

On-farm

10 MAY 2017
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
Big issues face Turnbull's revamped Cabinet

Big issues face Turnbull's revamped Cabinet

AGRICULTURE industry figures have welcomed the new federal Cabinet, but they have again urged the government...

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20 JULY 2016
Federal election 2016: change in the air for regional seats

Federal election 2016: change in the air for regional seats

THE FEDERAL election still remains on a knife edge with both sides scrambling to form majority government....

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04 JULY 2016
Lacklustre ag policies ahead of election: NFF

Lacklustre ag policies ahead of election: NFF

WITH the federal election just days away, farmers remain frustrated with the inadequacies in the telecommunications...

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29 JUNE 2016
WA egg producer guilty of false 'free range' claims

WA egg producer guilty of false 'free range' claims

ONE OF Australia's largest egg producers has been found guilty of making false or misleading claims that...

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20 MAY 2016
Government says agriculture critical to Australia's economic future

Government says agriculture critical to Australia's economic future

THE 2016-17 federal budget includes a number of measures for agriculture, relating to water and drought,...

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04 MAY 2016
Ag White Paper a budget priority for farmers: NFF

Ag White Paper a budget priority for farmers: NFF

TREASURER Scott Morrison's first Federal Budget must fast-track the delivery of the Agricultural Competitiveness...

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27 APRIL 2016
Farmers launch campaign to stop #backpackertax

Farmers launch campaign to stop #backpackertax

FARMERS in Queensland have rallied against the federal government's proposed backpacker tax by launching...

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03 FEBRUARY 2016

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

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31 AUGUST 2015
Vegetable growers' confidence improves following federal budget

Vegetable growers' confidence improves following federal budget

VEGETABLE grower-friendly budget measures have increased confidence over the June quarter, according...

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03 AUGUST 2015
Drought budget whets White Paper appetite

Drought budget whets White Paper appetite

THE FEDERAL Budget has delivered plenty of relief for drought-stricken farmers, as well as laying the...

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13 MAY 2015