Dr Annelise Wiebkin has been appointed as Australia’s first National Deer Management Coordinator to lead coordinated action to tackle feral deer populations and reduce the damage feral deer cause to Australia’s agricultural businesses and environment.
The Australian Government is modernising agricultural levy laws to make them fit-for-purpose and business friendly, and to reform our agricultural levies legislation so that we can better respond to global economic disruptions such as COVID-19.
The Liberal Nationals Government have delivered a new nationally focused, whole-of-sector approach to agricultural innovation that will increase impact on-farm and along the supply chain, and deliver value for the Australian community.
The Liberal Nationals Government is investing in organisations, farmer groups and individuals with innovative ideas to build drought resilience through improved Natural Resource Management (NRM) with grants of up to $200,000.
The Australian Government has welcomed an independent report commissioned by the Chief Scientist Dr Alan Finkel AO that supports an increased uptake of emerging technologies across our agriculture, forestry and fisheries industries.