Protest Shows Farmers Resilience

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George St. Brisbane was a sea of broad brimmed hats and green shirts this morning as hundreds of farmers joined with supporters to protest at the State Government’s proposed changes to vegetation Management Laws. The AgForce organised Rally saw farmers and supporters form across the State … [Read more...]

Support Grows for Farmers Protests

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As hundreds of farmers gather outside Parliament House in George St Brisbane to protest at the State Governments’ proposed Vegetation Management law changes support continues to mount across the state for their stance. The Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) and industry members have condemned … [Read more...]

The Bush Takes George St, Brisbane

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Hundreds of farmers and supporters are gathering outside of Parliament House in Brisbane as the AgForce Rally against the State Governments’ proposed vegetation Management law changes go before the parliament for debate this morning. The vegetation Management Law changes are listed for debate … [Read more...]

Farmers Despair & Anger On-Line and On Show

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A group of Queensland farmers have now formed QLD Food Future in an effort to bring the attention of South East Queensland communities to the devastating impacts the State Governments’ proposed vegetation management laws are going to have on production and on the environment. They have produced … [Read more...]

Call for Regional ALP Members to Stand Tall

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Queensland KAP leader Robbie Katter is calling on regional Labor MPs to vote against their party on the vegetation management laws when they go to Parliament next month. The MP for Traeger says he cannot understand how Natural Resources and Agricultural Development Committee could dismiss the … [Read more...]

Farmers Anger Bubbles Up

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Queensland farmers are angry, bitterly disappointed and have "hit the end of their rope" according to AgForce General President Grant Maudsley who says the Parliamentary committee recommendation to proceed with flawed vegetation management laws is a disgrace. Mr Maudsley says the … [Read more...]