The Regional, Rural and Remote Communications Coalition is urging the approximately 1200 households who have not yet switched from the Interim Satellite Service (ISS) to the Sky Muster National Broadband Network (NBN) satellite service to do so as soon as possible.
It is already shaping up to be another strong year of delivery for the agriculture sector, with a swag of announcements only six weeks into 2017.
Farmers who have been affected by the flooding caused by recent heavy rains are now able to access the Western Australia Natural Disaster Relief and Recovery Arrangements (WANDRRA) fund.
The Government has listened to the concerns of farmers and will make improvements to the delivery of the Farm Household Allowance (FHA) payment, to make it easier for those who are experiencing hardship.
The potential for Western Australia’s agricultural industry to double its production by 2025 is being hindered by severe funding and staffing cuts at the state’s most critical industry agency, according to WAFarmers.
Australia has spearheaded discussions on global food and water security in Berlin as a part of the G20 meeting of Agriculture Ministers.
Australia is hosting around 150 international delegates for the fifth Commission Meeting of the South Pacific Regional Fisheries Management Organisation (SPRFMO), which continues in Adelaide.
Rural Crime Investigators have executed a warrant and charged a man over the alleged theft of stock from a property in north-west NSW.