10 Things to know from QFF

16 Oct 2017

10 things to know from QFF – 16 October 2017

Agriculture is without dedicated government leadership  following the resignation of Bill Byrne. With an election looming, QFF calls for all sides of politics to address farmers' issues....
9 Oct 2017

10 things to know from QFF – 9 October 2017

Queensland Agriculture Minister Bill Byrne has resigned due to medical reasons. Minister for State Development, Natural Resources and Mines Dr Anthony Lynham to serve as Acting Minister for...
3 Oct 2017

10 things to know from QFF – 3 October 2017

Much-needed rain has showered parts of Queensland leaving many farmers smiling. QCL article HERE. Farmers are sharing their totals on Facebook HERE. QFF is holding the government...
25 Sep 2017

10 things to know from QFF – 25 September 2017

Over 60% of farms in QFF's Energy Savers program have or plan to implement energy efficiency projects, with a big uptake in improving irrigation. QFF media statement HERE. President...
18 Sep 2017

10 things to know from QFF – 18 September 2017

Uncertainty around the proposed inland rail Yelarbon and Gowrie section remains with Southern Darling Downs landholders still waiting to learn the designated route. QFF's QCL column HERE. ...
11 Sep 2017

10 things to know from QFF – 11 September 2017

Baiada's shock announcement to close its Ipswich processing facility is a devastating blow to farmers, with broader implications for industry and Southeast QLD communities. QCL...
4 Sep 2017

10 things to know from QFF – 4 September 2017

The Queensland chicken meat industry has been reeling after Baiada's snap decision to close its Ipswich processing plant, dealing a $150 million blow to growers. QFF industry member QCGA...
28 Aug 2017

10 things to know from QFF – 28 August 2017

More than five months after Cyclone Debbie, vegetable farmers are still feeling the affect of falling produce prices. ABC article HERE. ABC Landline video HERE. The promise of Cyclone Debbie...
21 Aug 2017

10 things to know from QFF – 21 August 2017

The Queensland Government is investing $475,000 dollars to improve the quality of the Fitzroy Basin’s land, vegetation, water and reef resources. Minister for Natural Resources and Mines's...
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....