Apple Isle agriculture on the rise

Apple Isle agriculture on the rise

AN INDUSTRY report from agribusiness specialists Rabobank has earmarked agriculture to be the springboard...

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20 APRIL 2015
TFGA names new CEO

TFGA names new CEO

THE Tasmanian Farmers and Graziers Association have named its policy and advocacy manager Peter Skillern...

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25 MARCH 2015
Tassie defence base urged to use local produce

Tassie defence base urged to use local produce

TASMANIA'S peak farming body has strongly encouraged the state's processors to consider local produce...

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09 FEBRUARY 2015
TFGA CEO to step down

TFGA CEO to step down

TASMANIA'S peak farming body is searching for a new CEO, after Tasmanian Farmers and Graziers Association...

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21 JANUARY 2015
Tasmanian freight export problem must be solved: TFGA

Tasmanian freight export problem must be solved: TFGA

LAST week the Tasmanian government announced its decision to sign a memorandum of understanding with...

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10 DECEMBER 2014
Aussie farmers losing out to global competitors

Aussie farmers losing out to global competitors

IT HAS been weeks since Chinese President Xi Jinping visited Australia and discussed the Chinese Australia...

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03 DECEMBER 2014
Farmers back controversial protest laws

Farmers back controversial protest laws

DESPITE being branded as a means to criminalise nature lovers, farmers in Tasmania are backing new state...

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10 NOVEMBER 2014
Tassie sheepmeat producers urged to attend first forum

Tassie sheepmeat producers urged to attend first forum

THE first sheepmeat producer forum is being held in Tasmania this month, with peak industry bodies keen...

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17 FEBRUARY 2014
Tinned Italian tomatoes dumped in Australia

Tinned Italian tomatoes dumped in Australia

VEGETABLE growers will be taking great heart from the long overdue finding that tinned Italian tomatoes...

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10 FEBRUARY 2014
Planning system 'lunacy' prompts reform call

Planning system 'lunacy' prompts reform call

TASMANIA'S farmers are sick of the

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05 FEBRUARY 2014
Tassie farmers call for competitive industry as election beckons

Tassie farmers call for competitive industry as election beckons

CREATING an innovative, competitive, profitable and sustainable agriculture industry is the goal of the...

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22 JANUARY 2014
GMO-free Tas could adversely affect ag industry

GMO-free Tas could adversely affect ag industry

  Deputy Premier Bryan Green says the measure is to maintain the integrity of Tasmania's brand and...

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10 JANUARY 2014