Concerns remain over backpacker tax

Concerns remain over backpacker tax

WITH the Coalition gaining enough seats to form government, the focus has come back to policies, including...

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13 JULY 2016
OPINION: Investment obstacles

OPINION: Investment obstacles

With both domestic and international investment interest in Australian agricultural assets running hot...

On-farm

16 JUNE 2016
Investment obstacles

Investment obstacles

WITH both domestic and international investment interest in Australian agricultural assets running hot,...

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16 JUNE 2016
Backpacker tax delay angers farmers

Backpacker tax delay angers farmers

FARMERS are seething after the federal government's decision to delay the backpacker tax pending a full...

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18 MAY 2016
Balance needed on backpacker position

Balance needed on backpacker position

IT'S just one of those situations that appear to divide those in and out of the know: why should we offer...

On-farm

13 MAY 2016
Accelerating ag'; backpacker tax high on election agenda

Accelerating ag'; backpacker tax high on election agenda

ACCELERATING agriculture is set to be the centrepiece of the National Farmers Federation (NFF) election...

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09 MAY 2016
Morrison faces backpacker tax backlash

Morrison faces backpacker tax backlash

SCOTT Morrison's first federal budget has left farmers seething, after the Treasurer failed to act on...

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04 MAY 2016
Dakang opt out of Kidman sale

Dakang opt out of Kidman sale

THE CHINESE consortium at the centre of a bid to acquire S. Kidman & Co has pulled out of the race.

Livestock General

04 MAY 2016
Turnbull defends rejection of Kidman sale

Turnbull defends rejection of Kidman sale

PRIME Minister Malcolm Turnbull has defended the government's decision to thwart the sale of iconic pastoral...

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02 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
New Ag Commissioner to bolster ACCC engagement with industry

New Ag Commissioner to bolster ACCC engagement with industry

AUSTRALIAN Farm Institute executive director Mick Keogh has been appointed the Agriculture Commissioner...

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24 FEBRUARY 2016
Stricter scrutiny on foreign investment in ag

Stricter scrutiny on foreign investment in ag

DAYS after the Foreign Investment Review Board opted to block the sale of iconic cattle station Kidman...

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25 NOVEMBER 2015