Forecasters at the Bureau of Meteorology are monitoring a complex weather system that has the potential to bring rain, thunderstorms, winds and damaging waves to southeastern Australia.
New leadership will head up the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) with the appointment of experienced northern region grower and current GRDC director, Mr John Woods, to the position of chairperson for a three year term.
The Indonesian Government has lifted restrictions on imports of secondary cuts of beef and offal, imposed in 2015, restoring opportunities for our farmers and exporters of boxed beef.
The proposed 32.5 per cent tax rate that was to apply to working holiday visa holders will be reduced to 19 per cent, the Federal Government announced recently.
Water Minister Mia Davies urged Western Australian businesses, local governments and community groups to nominate for the 2016 Irrigation Australia (WA) Awards of Excellence.
Sheep and goat producer groups are invited to apply for funding through Meat & Livestock Australia’s (MLA) Producer Demonstration Sites (PDS) program to validate the on-farm benefits of adopting MLA research findings and technologies.
The proposed 32.5 per cent tax rate that was to apply to working holiday visa holders will be slashed to 19 per cent following strong representations by The Nationals in Government.