NSW Minister for Primary Industries, Niall Blair said a strong budgetary position has allowed the NSW Government to continue to provide practical assistance for the primary industries sector, exemplified by a $6 million four-year investment in the Young Farmer Business Program.
No tractor electronics at planting time and half a paddock of lodged wheat did not stop the Thompson family at Kyabram from ending 2016 with a bin-busting crop.
Pulse crops continue to add value to farming enterprises across the southern cropping region, as a result of favorable commodity prices and advances in research and development that have underpinned the expansion in area.
The Queensland government has launched its ad safety campaign to tackle the high injury and fatality rates in agriculture.
The NT Government is calling for Expressions of Interest (EOIs) to lease land near Ti Tree for the establishment of a horticultural enterprise.