The rise of sunflower tourism

The rise of sunflower tourism

Three sunflower farmers are welcoming snap-happy tourists to boost their businesses. Last year in September, media reports surfaced about canola farmers as far flung as Western Australia’s Wheat Belt to Central New South Wales complaining about tourists trespassing on...
How AgriFutures is supporting rural women

How AgriFutures is supporting rural women

AgriFutures Rural Women’s Acceleration Grant has announced its seven women recipients for 2023  The innovators; Alice Bennett, Thea Walker, Nadine Holgate, Emma Goodall, Leanne Kruss, Kate Webster, and Sarah McCarthy, will each receive funds of up to $7000 for...
Trends in Australian agriculture for 2023

Trends in Australian agriculture for 2023

New technology, animal welfare and biosecurity measures are just some of the current and future trends in Australian agriculture. Export markets Agriculture accounts for 12 per cent of Australia’s gross domestic product (GDP), but we produce substantially more food...