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10 Things to know from QFF

12 Nov 2018

10 Things to Know from QFF – 12 November 2018

QFF is encouraging Queensland farmers to attend the Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture (GFIA) In Focus Australia event on 27-28 November at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre....
5 Nov 2018

10 Things to Know from QFF – 5 November 2018

QFF has called the referral notice, handed down last week by the Queensland Government directing the Queensland Competition Authority to investigate the state’s irrigation schemes, a ‘mixed...
29 Oct 2018

10 Things to Know from QFF – 29 October 2018

QFF and industry members are calling on the Queensland Government to take action on illegal dumping following a Parliamentary committee recommendation that the latest waste Bill be enacted into...
22 Oct 2018

10 Things to Know from QFF – 22 October 2018

More than 800 scientific studies and independent regulatory safety assessments support the fact that glyphosate does not cause cancer or environmental harm. Opinion shouldn’t be used to...
15 Oct 2018

10 Things to Know from QFF – 15 October 2018

QFF has been working with farmers and rural communities to recognise the importance of farm sustainability, and to grow and develop the waste and resource recovery sector in Queensland. Read...
8 Oct 2018

10 Things to Know from QFF – 8 October 2018

We have all been bogged at some point. Depression and anxiety are common conditions, not weaknesses, and with the right treatment most people recover. It’s Queensland Mental Health Week this...
2 Oct 2018

10 Things to Know from QFF – 2 October 2018

Through government and industry partnerships like BioSecure HACCP, biosecurity in Queensland can improve and deliver higher quality outcomes that maintain our relative pest, disease and weed...
24 Sep 2018

10 Things to Know from QFF – 24 September

To meet the growing demand for food while conserving biodiversity, recent international studies have suggested that intensive, high-yielding agriculture may be the best way forward. QFF’s QCL...
17 Sep 2018

10 Things to Know from QFF – 17 September 2018

We often hear about how different agriculture is in other parts of the world and as Australian farmers, it’s important to keep an eye on the bigger global picture as we plan for our businesses...
10 Sep 2018

10 Things to Know from QFF – 10 September 2018

QFF is urging farmers and rural communities to be ready for the new landfill tax commencing on 4 March 2019, following the introduction of new legislation into State Parliament last week. Read...
3 Sep 2018

10 Things to Know from QFF – 3 September 2018

QFF has welcomed the findings of the Northern Australia Water Resource Assessment which identified the potential for new water infrastructure that could increase the production of food and fibre...
27 Aug 2018

10 Things to Know from QFF – 27 August 2018

Solar energy can play a role in driving on-farm energy and water productivity but farmers face challenges in installing solar generation assets on farm and feeding excess energy back into the...