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Older and bolder: reinventing yourself at any age

Regional Voices talks to Dave Walker about the various changes to his career and his first attempt at retirement.

17 October 2017 - Regional Voices

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Coding for dummies – The new Horticulture Code in Brief

If you are a farmer growing fruit or vegetables and sell through an agent or to a merchant (Traders) you will be familiar with the "Horticulture Code" (the Code). The Code has had a number of issues affecting its usefulness.

12 October 2017 - MinterEllison

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Older and bolder: an inspirational career

Ex-pilot and aircraft electrician Anne Lewis talks to Regional Voices about being the first female pilot in the Australian Aerial Medical Service, meeting the Queen and what it’s like to be a pioneering woman.

11 October 2017 - Regional Voices

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Farm restructure: is there any reason to change?

Crowe Horwath considers the challenges when considering changes to family farming operations.

10 October 2017 - Crowe Horwath

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A global approach to growing Aussie agriculture

‘Foreign investment’. These two words have become so fraught, especially for the Australian farm community. To me, it is hugely disappointing.

06 October 2017 - Fiona Simson, NFF President

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The Findex Family Office – One year on

One year on from its launch to the farm sector at the NFF's National Congress, Findex CEO Spiro Paule reflects on how the Family Office model is reshaping delivery of financial services.

06 October 2017 - Spiro Paule, Findex

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Why didn’t the farmer cross the road?

Trying to move heavy machinery from paddock to paddock and unable to find out which high-visibility flags to put on your vehicle and which permit to apply for? This week, the farm sector met in Parkes to discuss the permissions and regulations of moving agricultural machinery.

29 September 2017 - Scott Kompo-Harms

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How will you make your farm safer during National Safe Work Month?

The statistics about injuries and fatalities on Australian farms paint an alarming picture. This month is an important opportunity to think about how you can make your farm safer.

29 September 2017 - AustralianFarmers

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New documentary aims to rebalance GM debate

Can science and fact win out over emotion and gut feel? The new movie Food Evolution, screened in Canberra this week, aims to level that playing field in the GM debate.

22 September 2017 - Tony Mahar, CEO, NFF

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