More Green Pressure for Palaszczuk


As Ag. fury mounts over the State Government’s controversial new vegetation management laws, World Wild Life Foundation has revealed its next step in its march against farmers. WWF campaigner Martin Taylor is tacking the property map of assessable vegetation (PMAVs) system claiming up to a … [Read more...]

Time to Focus on Heavy Vehicle Law Changes

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The National Heavy Vehicle Regulator's new chain of responsibility laws for Australia's heavy vehicle industry will swing into effect midway through this year and bring with it impacts onto livestock producers. The new laws require every producer and vehicle operator to understand their own … [Read more...]

Where’s the Evidence?

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The Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) and industry members are frustrated and disappointed with this weeks’ reintroduction of vegetation management legislation into Queensland Parliament and say the move comes without any science behind it. QFF President Stuart Armitage says the legislation … [Read more...]

The Latest Boot to The Belly for Farmers

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The Queensland Governments vegetation management laws have been introduced into State Parliament. The moves, labelled as ‘anti-Farmer’, and ‘industry killer’ by Ag groups and economists will now be sent to the Natural Resources and Agricultural Committee, which is due to report back to … [Read more...]

Flawed Laws Create Farmer Anger

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Flawed vegetation management laws re-introduced into the Queensland Parliament won't deliver the best outcomes for the environment, will make it harder for farmers to produce food and will shut down new agricultural development, AgForce has warned. General President Grant Maudsley says … [Read more...]