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Farmers for Free Trade: The Cairns Group Farm Leaders

The Cairns Group Farm Leaders took a leadership role, demanding action at the World Trade Organization MC11 in Buenos Aires this week.

15 December 2017 - Scott Kompo-Harms, NFF

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2017: Farm advocacy in review

As the farm sector wipes the sweat from its collective brow after another productive 12 months, it's an opportune time to reflect on the year-that-was in agricultural policy and representation.

15 December 2017 - National Farmers' Federation

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Seasonal work in Australia helps Manase Latu rebuild his life at home

A solid link forged between a third generation citrus growing family in Mundubbera and chef from the tourist island of Vava’u in Tonga is driving success locally and abroad.

14 December 2017 - AustralianFarmers

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Glyphosate deemed safe for use in the EU

The European Union has voted to extend the registration of glyphosate, despite a sustained misinformation campaign questioning the product’s safety.

08 December 2017 - Mark Harvey-Sutton, NFF

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Mussel myth-busting

Andrew Puglisi of Kinkawooka Seafood talks to Regional Voices about the rise of Australian mussels in the seafood scene and shares some shellfish safety tips.

07 December 2017 - Regional Voices

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All we want in 2018 is #BetterBushComms

President of National Farmers' Federation (NFF), Fiona Simson and CEO of Australian Communications Consumer Action Network (ACCAN) discuss the significant headway of the Regional, Rural and Remote Communications Coalition (RRRCC) in 2017 and the aim for 2018 and beyond.

06 December 2017 - AustralianFarmers

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Royal Commission to tune up the farm-bank relationship

National Farmers' Federation President, Fiona Simson, says for farmers, the Royal Commission into the banking sector represents a maintenance check to keep this mutually dependent relationship powering.

05 December 2017 - Fiona Simson, President, NFF

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Climate Outlook: December 2017 - February 2018

The rainfall outlook for summer shows northeast NSW and regions surrounding the Gulf of Carpentaria are likely to be drier than average.

29 November 2017 - Bureau of Meteorology

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Producing food for the world

Associate Professor Guy Roth, Director of Northern Agriculture at the University Sydney in Narrabri, explains how his team decided to contribute to National Agriculture Day to help the community understand some of the technology used to produce food.

24 November 2017 - Associate Professor Guy Roth

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