10 Things to know from QFF

14 Aug 2017

10 THINGS TO KNOW FROM QFF – 14 AUGUST 2017

Nursery, flowers, cotton and agriculture are all on show at the Ekka. See details on how you can see exhibits by QFF industry members Nursery & Garden Industry Queensland (NGIQ), Cotton...
7 Aug 2017

10 things to know from QFF – 7 August 2017

The Queensland Government has released a bulk water strategy to improve existing infrastructure and new water projects. QFF is consulting its members and the irrigation sector for their...
31 Jul 2017

10 things to know from QFF – 31 July 2017

Agricultural Ministers have committed to a ten-year plan to eradicate Fire Ants in Southeast Queensland. QFF has welcomed the combined commitment to biosecurity. Barnaby Joyce's statement HERE....
24 Jul 2017

10 things to know from QFF – 24 July 2017

CANEGROWERS has welcomed the Queensland Environment Minister’s signed commitment to the sugarcane industry which recognises decades of grower investment in the environment. Details HERE. ...
17 Jul 2017

10 things to know from QFF – 17 July 2017

How many people can Australia feed? UQ Professor Bill Bellotti examines how population growth is impacting future food production in Australia HERE. With the Australian Pesticides and...
10 Jul 2017

10 things to know from QFF – 10 July 2017

QFF was proud to help facilitate the successful Rural Press Club event last week discussing the future of agricultural crop insurance in Queensland. ABC Rural article HERE. ABC Qld Country Hour...
3 Jul 2017

10 things to know from QFF – 3 July 17

From 1 July 2017 QRAA has re-branded to become the Queensland Rural and Development Authority (QRIDA). The Queensland Farm Finance Strategy (QFFS) managed by QFF too has been superseded with...
26 Jun 2017

10 things to know from QFF – 26 June 17

What is the Holy Grail of agricultural insurance? The Rural Press Club is hosting a luncheon on 5 July to discuss the realities and opportunities of agricultural insurance in...
19 Jun 2017

10 things to know from QFF – 19 June 17

For all the talk about the importance of agriculture to the Queensland economy, the 2017-18 State Budget disappointingly falls short of delivering upon the hype. QFF State Budget response...
12 Jun 2017

10 THINGS TO KNOW FROM QFF – 12 JUNE 17

QFF has called for a unique '4F Tariff' for producers of option as producers of food, fibre, fuel and foliage to help resolve part of the energy crisis. See Part 1 in the QFF 'Energy Month'...
5 Jun 2017

10 things to know from QFF – 5 June 17

Farmers have been failed by the Queensland Competition Authority (QCA) with its final determination that electricity prices would increase in the next year. QFF has slammed the decision as 'price...
29 May 2017

10 things to know from QFF – 29 May 17

QFF industry member CANEGROWERS has welcomed news Wilmar and QSL have signed a cane supply agreement, ending their long running sugar industry dispute. Queensland farmers are leading the way...