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16 Nov 2018

Queensland irrigators encouraged to have their say on water prices

The Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) will hold workshops across the state to encourage and assist Queensland irrigators to make submissions to the Queensland Competition Authority’s (QCA)...
9 Nov 2018

Queensland farmers encouraged to attend GFIA in Focus

Queensland farmers are encouraged to attend the Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture (GFIA) In Focus Australia event on 27-28 November at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition...
30 Oct 2018

Water referral notice a ‘mixed bag’ for Queensland irrigators

The Queensland Farmers’ Federation has called the referral notice handed down today by the Queensland Government directing the Queensland Competition Authority (QCA) to investigate the state’s...
26 Oct 2018

QFF calls for crackdown on excess energy profits

The Australian Industries Energy Taskforce, a group of peak agricultural organisations of which the Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) is a member, has released a scathing independent report...
24 Oct 2018

QFF calls for more action on illegal dumping

The Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) and industry members are calling on the Queensland Government to take action on illegal dumping following a Parliamentary committee recommendation that the...
23 Oct 2018

Farmers unite to call for ag education program to continue

The Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) and AgForce have united to call on the Palaszczuk Government to maintain funding for a hands-on agricultural education program that showcases where food...
22 Oct 2018

QFF welcomes improved water access

Queensland farmers will have greater access to the state’s strategic water reserve following continued advocacy by the Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) and industry members. QFF has...
22 Oct 2018

Reef Champion Awards finalists announced

A canegrower reducing nitrogen use, a farm implementing regenerative grazing principles, a student education program, and a marine biologist campaigning to reduce ocean waste are among the finalists...
2 Oct 2018

Theodore successfully transitions to local water management

The Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) has welcomed the transfer of the SunWater Theodore distribution scheme to Theodore Water Pty Ltd after local management attracted overwhelming support...
21 Sep 2018

‘Non-reversion’ policy removal misses mark

Regional electricity customers will be able to return to Ergon after switching to another energy retailer following continued advocacy by the Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) and industry...
21 Sep 2018

Northern Basin Review flows for Queensland Farmers

The Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) has welcomed the expiration of the parliamentary disallowance period for the Northern Basin Review (NBR) instrument, providing certainty for farmers,...
13 Sep 2018

Nominations for Reef Champion Awards extended

Outstanding land managers, extension officers, organisations and members of the community working to reduce their impact on the iconic Great Barrier Reef will have more time to apply for the 2018...