10 Things to know from QFF

18 Nov 2019

10 Things to Know from QFF – 18 November 2019

Leading Queensland’s intensive, semi-intensive and irrigated agriculture industries into a sustainable, productive and profitable future will be the focus of QFF's new leadership team. Meet CEO...
11 Nov 2019

10 Things to Know from QFF – 11 November 2019

Without trust we have diminished capacity to meet complex, long-term challenges, and without understanding what the community really cares about, desired reform will be misguided and hard to...
4 Nov 2019

10 Things to Know from QFF – 4 November 2019

QFF and its members have welcomed the Queensland LNP’s commitment to commission the CSIRO to begin advanced planning for the New Bradfield Scheme if elected in 2020. Read QFF's media statement...
28 Oct 2019

10 Things to Know from QFF – 28 October 2019

A functional and productive water metering system relies on the combined confidence from irrigators, government and local communities. Without this, issues can arise that undermine the integrity...
21 Oct 2019

10 Things to Know from QFF – 21 October 2019

Queensland farmers and service providers are encouraged to attend workshops about climate and weather risks and seasonal outlooks run by QFF, DTN and the Department of Agriculture and Fisheries...
14 Oct 2019

10 Things to Know from QFF – 14 October 2019

Queensland farmers face further electricity price uncertainty after the Australian Energy Regulator rejected Energy Queensland’s Tariff Structure Statements for Ergon and Energex and revised...
8 Oct 2019

10 Things to Know from QFF – 8 October 2019

The prolonged drought is highlighting to everyone how precious this resource is, and that we must do better in managing our existing water infrastructure and in our decision-making around future...
30 Sep 2019

10 Things to Know from QFF – 30 September 2019

At a time when there is such uncertainty throughout the sector, the disappointing lack of information and consultation prior to the Paradise Dam decision has only raised more questions than...
23 Sep 2019

10 Things to Know from QFF – 23 September 2019

QFF and industry members are frustrated and disappointed following the passing of legislation that will see a greater regulatory burden placed on Queensland’s farmers while not guaranteeing any...
16 Sep 2019

10 Things to Know from QFF – 16 September 2019

QFF has welcomed the passing of the Criminal Code Amendment (Agricultural Protection) Bill 2019 by the Federal Parliament recently, which criminalises the publication of material, via a carriage...
9 Sep 2019

10 Things to Know from QFF – 9 September 2019

Applying a blanket approach to regulating agricultural activities across all six Reef regions in the belief that this will rapidly reduce run-off from farms is misguided and it does not enable...
2 Sep 2019

10 Things to Know from QFF – 2 September 2019

Nominations are now open for the 2019 Reef Champion Awards celebrating the outstanding achievements of individuals and organisations working to improve the quality of water entering the iconic...