Backing the next generation of smart farmers

Farmers are being given a helping hand to adopt the next generation of sustainable farming practices in the latest round of the Australian Government’s Smart Farms Small Grants. Minister for Agriculture, Drought and Emergency Management David Littleproud said 84 innovative projects aimed at boosting farmers’ agricultural productivity and natural resource management have been awarded funding.…

Parkes parthenium patrol

Parkes parthenium patrol

A major reconnaissance operation, involving more than 30 biosecurity, natural resources, logistics and support specialists from across NSW, will survey two parthenium infestation sites near Parkes as teams search for any signs of the invasive weed this March 16 and 17 2021. (more…)