Flexidrag® is now the premium drag hose for your broadacre irrigation

The fact that Flexidrag® irrigation hose is Australian made is part of the reason this brand is being propelled as the new force in irrigation Now enjoying its second Spring season, Crusader Hose is dedicated to helping Australian and New Zealand farmers get the most efficient use from their travelling, boom and lateral irrigators with […]

AgriWebb integrates with KPMG Origins to enable on-farm livestock data sharing

Livestock enterprise management platform AgriWebb has integrated with blockchain-based track-and-trace platform KPMG Origins, enabling farmers to seamlessly share their on-farm livestock data across their supply chains.  In a world-first, the integration enables AgriWebb customers to standardise their farm’s livestock data on the KPMG Origins platform and securely provide access to external partners such as retailers, banks/financiers and […]

Nine projects to Improve Farm Safety Practices have been approved

Nine projects worth $1.6 million to Improve Farm Safety Practices have been announced as part of the National Farm Safety Education Fund. It is expected the projects will educate the next generation of farmers and industries about the importance of on-farm safety. It’s an ugly reality that one in five workplace fatalities happen on farms, […]

Funding worth $1.3 million flows to drought affected communities

The Australian Government continues to back communities impacted by and recovering from drought, with 38 new projects sharing in over $1.3 million announced today under Round 22 of the Foundation for Rural & Regional Renewal’s Tackling Tough Times Together program. This federal funding injection will be amplified by co-investments that bring the total value of […]

AgUP grants up to $7.3 million will support initiatives to develop and retain Ag workers

A round of grant funding has opened for industry to develop projects and initiatives to support the growth, retention, and sustainability of the agricultural workforce. The $7.3 million AgUP grants program would encourage the agriculture, fisheries, and forestry sector to lead efforts to meet their workforce needs. It’s always a shame when agriculture, fisheries or […]

ANZSCO review makes Agricultural occupations more relevant and responsive to needs

An update to the agricultural occupation classifications will benefit agricultural workforce, businesses, and industry by improving key data underpinning government programs and services. The Australian and New Zealand Standard Classification of Occupations (ANZSCO)update, developed in partnership with the Australian Bureau of Statistics, is expected to bring a more targeted approach to meet agricultural workforce demands. […]