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25 Jan 2022

Queensland could be Australia’s agritourism centre

The Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) has partnered with Airbnb and Regionality to design a new regulatory framework for rural land to unlock Queensland’s potential as the nation’s...
24 Jan 2022

$500 bill discount on offer for tariff talks

Queensland and New South Wales farmers could win one of two $500 discounts off their energy bills for participating in a research study aiming to better understand how they consider and choose...
11 Jan 2022

QFF welcomes action on illegal dumping

The Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) has welcomed the Queensland Government’s announcement of funding to assist farmers and landholders with the cost of removing and safely disposing of...
24 Dec 2021

Farmers welcome certainty on the future of Paradise Dam

The Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) has welcomed an announcement by the state government today that it will reinstate Paradise Dam to its original height and capacity providing water security...
2 Dec 2021

New project will prepare for future farming challenges

The Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) has welcomed funding to deliver an agricultural resilience project that will build the strategic management capacity of farmers. QFF will work with...
22 Nov 2021

Funding to grow Queensland agritourism

New grants are now available to assist farmers establish or expand their operations into agritourism and share where Queensland’s high-quality food, fibre and foliage comes from and how it is...
19 Nov 2021

Celebrating National Agriculture Day

The Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) and industry members are celebrating Queensland’s integral role in Australia’s agricultural story as part of National Agriculture Day, today, 19...
5 Nov 2021

QFF welcomes grant for farmers with nature refuges

The Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) has welcomed state government funding to help farmers undertake projects to protect and enhance the conservation value of the nature refuges on their...
1 Nov 2021

Still mining for answers after resources reports

The Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) has welcomed two reports highlighting ongoing coexistence challenges for the state’s agriculture and resources sectors, but is still mining for answers to...
8 Sep 2021

Rotamarker rebate to improve farm safety

Queensland farmers can now access a rebate for overhead warning markers indicating powerlines on their properties to make rural workplaces safer. Coinciding with Electricity Safety Week (6-10...
6 Sep 2021

Farmers sought for electricity tariff talks

Expressions of interest are being sought from Queensland and New South Wales farmers to participate in a research study aiming to better understand how they consider and choose electricity tariffs...
31 Aug 2021

Telehandler Safety Book guides farm safety

A new safety resource is now available for farmers utilising telehandlers on their properties to increase awareness of their machinery’s operation and prevent accidents while in use. Developed...