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16 Dec 2020

FarmReady Hub launched to address skills and labour shortages

The Rural Jobs and Skills Alliance (RJSA) and FarmReady Hub have partnered to launch a comprehensive online accreditation program for jobseekers looking to enter the Australian agriculture...
9 Dec 2020

Queensland farmers encouraged to register now for Farm2Plate Exchange

Queensland farmers looking to capitalise on the opportunities that agritourism could provide are encouraged to attend the national agri-food networking event Farm2Plate Exchange run by agritourism...
2 Dec 2020

QFF underwhelmed by agricultural spending in State Budget

The Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) and industry members are underwhelmed by the 2020-21 State Budget noting there were no surprises, either positive or negative. QFF CEO Dr Georgina Davis...
25 Nov 2020

QFF congratulates agriculture energy efficiency award winner

The Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) has congratulated the Bundaberg Regional Irrigators Group for receiving the Best Agricultural Energy Efficiency Project Award at the National Energy...
20 Nov 2020

QFF celebrates 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, 20...
12 Nov 2020

QFF ready to work with new Ministry

The Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) has congratulated all 18 Ministers appointed to the new State Cabinet and looks forward to working constructively with 10 key portfolios throughout the next...
6 Nov 2020

Industry launches Roadmap to grow Queensland agriculture

The Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) has partnered with Agritourism specialists Regionality to launch the Queensland Agritourism Roadmap to sow the seeds of opportunity for agritourism in the...
3 Nov 2020

QFF congratulates Palaszczuk Government on election victory, now time to deliver

The Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) has congratulated Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk and the Labor Party on being re-elected at the weekend’s State Election. QFF CEO Dr Georgina Davis...
28 Oct 2020

Lack of vision for agriculture and forestry ahead of Queensland election

Peak Queensland agriculture and forest industry bodies have been left with more questions than answers ahead of this weekend’s state election, after political parties vying for public office have...
27 Oct 2020

QFF welcomes Labor water price announcement

The Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) and its members have welcomed Queensland Labor’s commitment to reduce water prices for the state’s irrigators by at least 15 per cent if elected this...
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...