More funding for drought-affected regions adds up to $1 million

The Australian Government is continuing to support regions impacted by drought from across the nation today, announcing over $1 million in federal funding for 32 projects under the Foundation for Rural & Regional Renewal’s award-winning Tackling Tough Times Together program. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development Barnaby Joyce said the latest […]

Funding of $13.4 million expected to build drought resilient farmland

The Australian Government is pumping $13.4 million in the Natural Resource Management (NRM) Drought Resilience Program to help build more drought resilient landscapes The funding is part of the forward-thinking $5 billion Future Drought Fund, which is giving farmers and communities the tools they need to prepare for the climatic challenges that lie ahead. The […]

Dried Fruits Australia receives a $30,000 grant to digitise its industry spray diary

National industry body Dried Fruits Australia has received a $30,000 Australian Government traceability grant to digitise the dried grape industry spray diary.  The grant is expected to provide an opportunity to modernise and create real-time traceability in the Australian dried fruits supply chain. The Dried Fruits Australia Industry Spray Diary will assist producers to monitor […]