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26 Oct 2020

QFF welcomes funding for Nature Refuges Program

The Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) has welcomed the Queensland LNP’s announcement to deliver a new protected area fund as a positive first step in recognising the practical conservation...
26 Oct 2020

QFF welcomes support for farmers through world-first Reef Credit Scheme

Queensland farmers have been provided an opportunity to recognise, value and monetise the critical actions they undertake to integrate sustainable practices and provide clean water to the Great...
15 Oct 2020

Funding needed for farm businesswomen on International Rural Women Day

On the International Day of Rural Women, the Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) is calling on all political parties ahead of the state election to support the participation of a diverse...
14 Oct 2020

Supporting the Supporters in farm recovery

The Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) is seeking interested participants for involvement in a wellbeing program to support farmers after natural disasters to recover and remain resilient for...
13 Oct 2020

QFF welcomes funding for North Queensland’s rice industry

The Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) and its industry members have welcomed the Queensland LNP’s commitment to grow north Queensland’s rice industry by expanding SunRice’s Brandon Mill if...
12 Oct 2020

QFF welcomes funding for TAFE facilities and ag skills

The Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) and its industry members have welcomed the Queensland Labor Party’s commitment to expand current, and deliver new, TAFE facilities to skill the...
8 Oct 2020

Queensland farmers begin their power saving stories

The Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) has reached a major milestone in the Energy Savers Plus Program Extension, with 100 per cent of farm energy audits now complete and many participants...
7 Oct 2020

Federal Budget funding must be implemented by next Queensland Parliament

The Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) has acknowledged the increased spending in the agriculture portfolio in the 2020-21 Federal Budget and urged the next Queensland Parliament to capitalise on...
6 Oct 2020

QFF project delivers resources to prepare for floods

As farmers’ eyes look to the skies ahead of storm season, Queensland primary producers now have access to practical tools and tailored education resources to better prepare for flooding following...
28 Aug 2020

QFF releases its vision for making Queensland agriculture number one

The Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) is urging those vying for public office and the voting public to remember that making Queensland’s agricultural sector number one is not just good for...
21 Aug 2020

Industry-led approach to grow Queensland agritourism

Queensland’s emerging agritourism sector requires support to develop and grow through an industry-led approach that would embrace a direct connection between farmers and consumers to share where...
28 Jul 2020

QFF welcomes LNP commitment to reduce irrigation water prices

The Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) and its members have welcomed the Queensland LNP’s commitment to reduce water prices for the state’s irrigators by 20 per cent if elected in October,...