Author: Kath Sullivan

People who use a carriage service such as websites and social media to incite others to break into farms could be sent to jail under new laws passed through Federal Parliament. Read more: Laws pass making it illegal to use websites, social media to incite trespass on farms Source: ABC News

Australian grain growers will produce one of their smallest crops of the decade this year. Read more: Poor harvest forecast for Australian grain growers Source: ABC News

Fair water trading and cheap on-farm loans are at the centre of a Coalition pre-election promise to boost Australia’s agriculture sector. Read more: Coalition pledges cheap farm loans and water market review Source: ABC News

Agriculture Minister David Littleproud says farmers can expect a boost to the Farm Household Allowance in next week’s Federal Budget, but it will be up to the states to provide rate relief. Read more: Expect more support in Budget but rate relief is for the states, says Ag Minister Source: ABC News

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