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12 Sep 2023

New work placement program to bolster Queensland’s agricultural technologies sector

A new program has this week launched to connect entrants in the fields of agriculture and/or information technology (IT) with work placements in AgTech and agronomy related agribusinesses throughout...
18 Jul 2023

Uncertainty remains for Queensland caged egg producers

The Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) and Queensland United Egg Producers (QUEP) are carefully considering the ministerial endorsement of a national update to the Australian Animal Welfare...
5 Jul 2023

New Renewable Energy Landholder Toolkit available to support Queensland landholders

The Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) has today released a new toolkit to provide information and practical guidance for landholders considering hosting a renewable energy project on their...
27 Jun 2023

Queensland agriculture sector sustains strong economic contribution

The Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) has welcomed new data released on Monday revealing the significant contribution of the agriculture and fisheries sector in Queensland. The latest...
14 Jun 2023

2023-24 Queensland State Budget delivers on biosecurity and support for regional Queensland

Queensland Treasurer the Hon Cameron Dick handed down his fourth state budget yesterday. Dubbed the ‘Cost of Living, Big Build’ budget, the 2023-24 Queensland State Budget is heavily focused...
1 Jun 2023

Buy local this World Milk Day

With today marking World Milk Day, the Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) and peak advocacy organisation for dairy eastAUSmilk are encouraging consumers to support dairy farmers and buy locally...
18 Apr 2023

Energy productivity focus of new practical on-farm program

A practical new program has launched to support producers and growers located in the Southern Downs and Goondiwindi regions understand and manage their on-farm energy consumption and at the same...
11 Apr 2023

Agriculture peak bodies calling on farmers to remain vigilant against unwanted rabbits this April

The only rabbit welcome in Queensland this April is the Easter Bunny. That’s the reminder from Queensland’s peak representative body for agriculture, the Queensland Farmers’ Federation...
21 Mar 2023

Low emissions roadmap for Queensland agriculture launched

Low Emissions Agriculture Roadmap launched in Rockhampton Developed following extensive consultation process Helping agribusinesses thrive while reducing emissions Roadmap launched with...
14 Mar 2023

Media Release: More equitable and consistent irrigation pricing coming for Queensland farmers

The Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) has welcomed the Queensland Government’s decision to endorse more equitable and consistent irrigation pricing arrangements for Queensland farmers through...
22 Feb 2023

New job matching platform to help Queensland agricultural sector through workforce crisis

The Queensland agricultural sector will now have the support of a sophisticated job matching tool to attract valuable skilled labour along with the opportunity to showcase the incredible career...
17 Jan 2023

Round 2 Queensland Agritourism Grant Recipients Announced

The Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) and the Queensland Government are pleased to announce that 12 primary producers from around the state have been successful in securing grants in the highly...