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Get ready for extreme weather

With the ongoing threat of bushfires, and storm season on the horizon, Queenslanders are being urged to prepare for extreme weather as part of Get Ready...

Further support for cyclone-hit primary producers

Eligible farmers in Cook Shire Council or the Blackall-Tambo Regional Council who were hit by Cyclone Trevor and its floodwaters in March 2019 can now apply...

Supporting our drought-affected farmers

Farmers facing drought and dry conditions will get the extra support they need, with the Victorian Government announcing new dedicated funding to help farming families and...

Australian bull earns first Holstein Legend of the Breed status and a special final resting place
Australian bull earns first Holstein Legend of the Breed status and a special final resting place

The legend of Genetics Australia’s bull MEDALLION will live on with a new award and a special resting place for the record-breaker. (more…)...

Elders Killara Feedlot to host Red Meat 2019 producer tour
Elders Killara Feedlot to host Red Meat 2019 producer tour

Elders Killara Feedlot on the NSW Liverpool Plains at Quirindi will open its gates to red meat producers when it hosts a producer tour as part...

CISS takes on exciting new role in the Environment and Community Biosecurity space
CISS takes on exciting new role in the Environment and Community Biosecurity space

The National Biosecurity Committee through the Environment and Invasives Committee (the NBCs sectoral committee responsible for environmental biosecurity oversight) has recently appointed our Centre to coordinate...

Click go the shears with more skilled shearers
Click go the shears with more skilled shearers

Victoria’s iconic sheep and wool industry is set to grow even further, thanks to support from the Victorian Government into the state’s highly-skilled shearers. (more…)...

Recovery grants for farmers in northern NSW

Recovery grants are now available to help eligible primary producers who were affected by severe storms in Walcha and surrounding areas from 20 December 2018. (more…)...

Improving oversight of live animal exports

An independent Inspector-General of Live Animal Exports to oversee regulation of the industry is a step closer with the Bill to establish the position as a...

Animal welfare a key driver of productivity on Birrindudu Station
Animal welfare a key driver of productivity on Birrindudu Station

Having seen the positive impact administering pain relief has made to animal welfare on Heytesbury Cattle Company’s Birrindudu Station, Kylie Hutley now describes it as ‘the...

Mapping new opportunities for Australian farmers
Mapping new opportunities for Australian farmers

The Australian Government is collaborating with Australian businesses to unlock the value of satellites to help farmers get the most from their land and plan for...

MSA producers among guest speakers at Wagga Wagga Forum

New South Wales beef producers targeting Meat Standards Australia (MSA) specifications can hear how one of the State’s earliest adopters of MSA has benefited from the...