WA ag needs stability after Nalder resignation

WA ag needs stability after Nalder resignation

THE SENSATIONAL resignation of WA Agriculture Minister Dean Nalder at the weekend has left farmers frustrated,...

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19 SEPTEMBER 2016
Tourism and agriculture sow the seeds to support regions

Tourism and agriculture sow the seeds to support regions

THE Australian Regional Tourism Network (ARTN) and the National Farmers' Federation (NFF) have signed...

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13 JULY 2016
Democracy takes back seat to strategy

Democracy takes back seat to strategy

FOR those who even intermittently click on the cartoon that accompanies this column and glance at a few...

On-farm

31 MARCH 2016
Leadership change at the NFF

Leadership change at the NFF

THE National Farmers Federation has a new CEO, with long-time deputy Tony Mahar set to take on the role...

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02 MARCH 2016
Generational change crucial to leadership diversity

Generational change crucial to leadership diversity

THE role of women in agriculture got a boost from an unexpected source last week when one of the stronger...

On-farm

18 FEBRUARY 2016
Farmers welcome carbon tax axing

Farmers welcome carbon tax axing

IT was a case of third time lucky for the government as the Senate voted to abolish the carbon tax, in...

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17 JULY 2014
OPINION: Jug Ears, get down on your knees and beg forgiveness

OPINION: Jug Ears, get down on your knees and beg forgiveness

So China's hopping mad that dopey bloody Tony Abbott shot off his mouth about the Japanese and their...

On-farm

11 JULY 2014
Australia and Japan to finalise trade deal

Australia and Japan to finalise trade deal

PRIME Minister Tony Abbott believes inking a new trade deal with Japan will provide a massive boost for...

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07 JULY 2014
Ministerial group to look at Australia's future water needs

Ministerial group to look at Australia's future water needs

AGRICULTURE Minister Barnaby Joyce will chair a ministerial working group set up to identify new infrastructure...

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31 MARCH 2014
Repeal day sets the scene for ag reform

Repeal day sets the scene for ag reform

WITH today marking the federal government's first red tape repeal day, the National Farmers Federation...

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26 MARCH 2014
Industry responds to drought plan

Industry responds to drought plan

SUPPORT for the federal government plan for drought has received mostly positive feedback from key stakeholders...

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28 FEBRUARY 2014
$320M in drought assistance announced

$320M in drought assistance announced

FARMERS in drought-affected New South Wales and Queensland have been informed today that a $320 million...

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26 FEBRUARY 2014