As the floodwaters recede, north Queensland farmers are beginning the difficult recovery process. For information about financial assistance and support services available, visit the Farmer Disaster Support website.

10 Things to know from QFF

15 Jul 2019

10 Things to Know from QFF – 15 July 2019

QFF has expressed disappointment in ABC News’ Four Corners program after it failed to represent the full picture of irrigation and water management in the Murray Darling Basin. Read the QFF...
8 Jul 2019

10 Things to Know from QFF – 8 July 2019

Another eight extension trainees are assisting farmers throughout the Great Barrier Reef Catchments after recently beginning work with various NRM and agricultural advisory groups through the...
1 Jul 2019

10 Things to Know from QFF – 1 July 2019

QFF has welcomed the release of the Queensland Drought Program Review and the opportunity to continue working with the state government to get the right policy settings for the sector to help...
24 Jun 2019

10 Things to Know from QFF – 24 June 2019

Queensland farmers and businesses will now have an extra 12 months to transition to standard electricity tariffs following continued advocacy from the QFF and industry members. Read the media...
17 Jun 2019

10 Things to Know from QFF – 17 June 2019

QFF has acknowledged the increased spending in the agriculture portfolio in last week’s 2019-20 State Budget but has questioned some of the government’s funding choices as the sector...
10 Jun 2019

10 Things to Know from QFF – 10 June 2019

Ahead of the 2019-20 State Budget tomorrow, QFF has renewed calls for the government to remove stamp duty on agricultural insurance and even the playing field for Queensland farmers. Read the...
3 Jun 2019

10 Things to Know from QFF – 3 June 2019

QFF is encouraging farmers to review their electricity tariffs following the release of the Queensland Competition Authority’s final determination on 2019-20 regulated retail electricity prices...
27 May 2019

10 Things to Know from QFF – 27 May 2019

The National Water Grid must be led by objective, pragmatic people who understand what is happening on the ground if it is to realise strategic and long-term benefits for irrigated agriculture....
20 May 2019

10 Things to Know from QFF – 20 May 2019

QFF has congratulated Prime Minister Scott Morrison and the Liberal-National Coalition on being re-elected at the weekend’s Federal Election. Read the media statement HERE. With the federal...
13 May 2019

10 Things to Know from QFF – 13 May 2019

Governments have an obligation to ensure people living in country areas are equally connected to the modern economy and are able to take advantage of the digital innovations and opportunities it...
7 May 2019

10 Things to Know from QFF – 7 May 2019

Following months of coordinated activist attacks on Queensland’s intensive animal farmers, the Queensland Government introduced new regulations under the Biosecurity Act allowing Queensland...
29 Apr 2019

10 Things to Know from QFF – 29 April 2019

QFF and industry members have condemned a Parliamentary Committee recommendation that a Bill enabling restrictive Reef catchment regulations should be enacted into law without changes. Read the...