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Farming Together helps launch local food logo

14 December 2017: Farming Together has helped a small northern NSW farming community develop a new identity and a new marketing energy. A group of 11 local farmers of the Burringbar region was led by dairy farmer Suzanne Harnett who has successfully launched her Tweed...

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Olive growers hungry for oil know-how

11 December, 2017:Olive producers from across Australia are finding a common meeting point through a Farming Together-backed project. The Queensland Olive Council project was a successful recipient of a Farming Together, Farmer Group Project grant and will use the...

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Farming Together backs innovative farmer app

6 December 2017: The Farmer eXchange project, a collaborative web application boosting knowledge-sharing and best practices in Australian agriculture, will be launched early next year. The project was funded $168,700 by the Farming Together program to be a virtual...

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Farming Together boosts sheep group’s feed-focus

4 December 2017: Feed testing has now become a regular event on Steve Jarvis’ NSW sheep property, a direct beneficial result of participating in the Farming Together program. The South West Slopes poll merino breeder is also now feeding his flock more regularly after...

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Farming Together backs cropping data co-op meetings

27 November 2017: Data captured by on-farm machinery could mean dollars for farm businesses, with plans for a data co-op established in the broadacre cropping regions of the Wimmera and Mallee in Western Victoria. Farming Together-backed farmer meetings held in...

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Farming Together grain co-op signs up for SA port pact

19 November 2017: A grain growers’ co-operative in South Australia assisted by Farming Together has signed a deal to develop a logistics/export business. Eyre Peninsula Co-operative Bulk Handling Limited (EPCBH) has agreed to an MoU to develop a new grain distribution...

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Farming Together supports new Victorian dairy co-op

The Australian Government’s $13.8 million Farm Co-Operatives and Collaboration Pilot Program (Farming Together) is investing into the Victorian dairy industry to help maximise profits at the farm gate. The Alpine Valleys Dairy Consortium (above) consists of Kiewa...

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Farming Together helps meet native produce demand

Australia’s unique native produce will take centre stage in Adelaide next week. Growers, aspiring producers, chefs, retailers and Australia’s first peoples will hear how demand and potential is growing for the country’s native bounty. The event will be officially...

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Farm day to tackle the silos of science

Agriculture's silos of science will break open on National Agriculture Day in the NSW northern rivers region, with Farming Together’s first ag R&D forum. Up to 100 researchers and farming leaders will mingle on November 21 to share ideas on soil and plant science,...

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