10 Things to know from QFF

15 Jun 2020

10 Things to Know from QFF – 15 June 2020

Farmers may benefit from more secure, affordable and reliable energy after Queensland Farmers' Federation, Cotton Australia, Reaqua Solar Pumping and Constructive Energy were successful in...
8 Jun 2020

10 Things to Know from QFF – 8 June 2020

A recent report from the Australian Bureau of Statistics shows the volume of water used for irrigation was at its lowest level since 2010-11, down 26 per cent to 7.2 million megalitres in...
1 Jun 2020

10 Things to Know from QFF – 1 June 2020

Fourteen trainee extension officers have successfully graduated from the Agriculture Extension Work Placement Program ready to begin their careers after a year working with various natural...
25 May 2020

10 Things to Know from QFF – 25 May 2020

The agriculture sector continues to play its part by limiting the impact of fire ants and fulfilling its post border prevention and management obligations to ensure Queensland's economy,...
18 May 2020

10 Things to Know from QFF – 18 May 2020

The Queensland agriculture sector needs a coordinated education and training support from TAFE and other training providers to ensure an appropriately qualified workforce that can meet industry...
11 May 2020

10 Things to Know from QFF – 11 May 2020

The Queensland Government last week announced it would freeze irrigation prices for a year and absorb dam safety costs as part of ongoing measures to support Queensland business and industry...
5 May 2020

10 Things to Know from QFF – 5 May 2020

At a time when farmers are facing ongoing challenges, they require unified agricultural representation more than ever and at this time we must all be pulling the same direction to ensure a bright...
27 Apr 2020

10 Things to Know from QFF – 27 April 2020

Consumers are reminded to support farmers who continue to work from home, growing the produce we depend on, by buying Australian made and grown food items at the supermarket checkout. Read QFF's...
20 Apr 2020

10 Things to Know from QFF – 20 April 2020

While PNG's pig industry is structured differently to Australia's and our pork producers are among the most biosecure in the world, African Swine Fever could cause devastating economic losses for...
14 Apr 2020

10 Things to Know from QFF – 14 April 2020

Time is now quickly running out for the state government to develop a suite of suitable tariffs and a genuine transition program for farmers required to move to standard business demand-based...
6 Apr 2020

10 Things to Know from QFF – 6 April 2020

Farming businesses on transitional and obsolete tariffs remain in the dark following the release of the Queensland Competition Authority’s draft determination on 2020-201 regulated retail...
30 Mar 2020

10 Things to Know from QFF – 30 March 2020

A report released by the Queensland Government last week regarding Paradise Dam has created certainty for the safety of the local community but not for future agricultural expansion and...