The Queensland Farmers’ Federation is facilitating an Agricultural Work Placement Program. Working alongside expert practitioners, this is the opportunity for recent graduates to gain valuable agricultural extension experience while making a difference to the Great Barrier Reef. Contact us for more information.

Projects

QFF undertakes a number of projects that fit within our priority policy areas.

Energy Savers
Energy Savers

The Energy Savers program aims to help farmers reduce energy costs by supporting the accelerated adoption of improvements in on-farm energy use.

Insurance
Insurance

Through extensive natural disaster recovery and natural disaster resilience experience, QFF identified a gap in the risk management tools available to landholders. Agricultural industry-specific insurance is an exciting prospect for our sector in its ongoing journey in managing risk. QFF is at the forefront of this exciting new industry and is working with industry members and the insurance industry to develop appropriate products and improve the understanding of insurance and its use as a risk management tool.

Natural Disasters
Natural Disasters

QFF is a leader is natural disaster recovery and resilience projects, working on state and national project to assist farms reduce the impacts of and recovery from natural disaster events.

NuWater
NuWater

The NuWater Project is an irrigation plan to pump recycled water from South East Queensland, improve Moreton Bay water quality for all South East Queenslanders and increase agricultural production across the Lockyer Valley and Darling Downs.

Reef Alliance
Reef Alliance

The Reef Alliance is a partnership that recognises and works with land managers to protect and maintain the intrinsic values of the Great Barrier Reef.

Rural Jobs & Skills Alliance
Rural Jobs & Skills Alliance

This Rural Jobs & Skills Alliance (RJSA) of industry members and government provides leadership and advice to government, service providers and other organisations on employment, skills, industry training and workforce planning issues on behalf of Queensland’s agriculture industries.