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Grants help build stronger Victorian dairy communities

The Gardiner Dairy Foundation and the Foundation for Rural & Regional Renewal (FRRR) announced the 31 recipients that will share $113,000 from the 2016 Working in Dairy Communities Small Grants program. The Aussie Farmers Foundation, which supports grass-roots initiatives to improve the lives of rural Australians, has contributed an additional $12,000 toward the program, while…
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Farmers given stock containment funding boost

The Victorian Government is further supporting drought affected farmers with additional stock containment area grants. Premier Daniel Andrews, Minister for Agriculture Jaala Pulford and Minister for Environment, Climate Change and Water Lisa Neville visited a farm at Wonwondah to inspect a stock containment area successfully installed under the Government’s $27 million drought support fund. Stock…
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