News & Events

Media Contacts

Michael Burt
Media Director
M: 0428 228 988 | burtm@nswfarmers.org.au


In the News

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NSW Farmers welcomes Agriculture Commissioner

(3/08/2020)
NSW Farmers welcomes the NSW Government’s appointment of Daryl Quinlivan as the Agriculture Commissioner.

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NSW Farmers says no to Narrabri CSG

(24/07/2020)
NSW Farmers has voiced its opposition to the Narrabri Gas Project at the Independent Planning Commission hearing today.

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Legal action on Inland Rail

(16/07/2020)
NSW Farmers’ Association and the Country Women’s Association of NSW have joined forces to progress legal action with respect to the Australian Rail Track Corporation’s handling of the Inland Rail Project.

Media Releases

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Funds injection for new Q fever vaccine

(5/08/2020)
NSW Farmers has today welcomed the Australian Government’s investment in protecting Australians against Q fever through providing $1.8 million to support research into a new vaccine.

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Conditional support for Net Zero Emissions 2050 target

(4/08/2020)
NSW Farmers considered the challenging issue of achieving economy-wide Net Zero Emissions by 2050 at its recent Executive Council meeting.

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NSW Farmers welcomes Agriculture Commissioner

(3/08/2020)
NSW Farmers welcomes the NSW Government’s appointment of Daryl Quinlivan as the Agriculture Commissioner.

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NSW Farmers says no to Narrabri CSG

(24/07/2020)
NSW Farmers has voiced its opposition to the Narrabri Gas Project at the Independent Planning Commission hearing today.

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Legal action on Inland Rail

(16/07/2020)
NSW Farmers’ Association and the Country Women’s Association of NSW have joined forces to progress legal action with respect to the Australian Rail Track Corporation’s handling of the Inland Rail Project.

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Farmers call for sensible approach to border closure

(6/07/2020)
NSW Farmers is calling for a sensible approach to border closures and agriculture in light of the decision to close the Victoria border from midnight tomorrow.

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Funds flow for drought recovery

(1/07/2020)
NSW Farmers welcomes announcements today by the federal and state governments that reaffirm their ongoing commitment to drought affected farmers and their communities.

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Paltry returns for poultry meat farmers

(28/06/2020)
NSW Farmers is concerned for contract poultry farmers who are struggling to operate in an increasingly consolidated market, with many now exiting the industry.

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NSW Farmers urges manufacturers to stop encouraging panic buying of quad bikes

(23/06/2020)
NSW Farmers’ Association is urging farmers to ignore rumours quad bikes would soon not be available in NSW.

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Press pause on firing up CSG

(15/06/2020)
NSW Farmers urges the NSW government to press pause on any proposal to re-commence coal seam gas mining.

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