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NFF launches Australian Farmers to help project the industry’s voice

The National Farmers’ Federation (NFF) has today launched Australian Farmers, a new online home for Australia’s farming community.

NFF welcomes new Turnbull Ministry

The National Farmers’ Federation (NFF) has welcomed the appointment of the new Turnbull Ministry, led by Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, and Deputy Leader Barnaby Joyce.

Tourism and agriculture sow the seeds to support regional Australia

The Australian Regional Tourism Network (ARTN) and the National Farmers’ Federation (NFF) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to develop policy to encourage greater visitor dispersal in rural and regional destinations.

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Don’t miss out: NFF Congress registrations close 19 October 2016

Deputy Prime Minster, Barnaby Joyce, Senator Derryn Hinch, Senator Richard Di Natale, Shadow Minister for Agriculture, Joel Fitzgibbon, and leading businessmen Andrew Forrest and Anthony Pratt are part of a dynamic and diverse speaker line-up to be showcased at the coming National Farmers’ Federation (NFF) Congress.

Discussion Paper - Transport Infrastructure Report

The NFF's Agricultural Transport Infrastructure: A Discussion Paper, puts forward a number of recommendations as to how transport infrastructure in regional Australia could better contribute to the sectors profitability.

E-Petition: Stop the Backpacker Tax!

The NFF is calling on the Federal Government to stop a proposed tax of $32.5% on backpacker wages. Sign our e-petition to support rural and regional economies.

2014-15 Annual Review and Yearbook

The 2014-15 Annual Review & Yearbook includes feature articles and reports on the NFF's highlights, achievements and policy portfolio areas

2015 Regional Wellbeing Survey

There’s still time to take part in the 2015 Regional Wellbeing Survey, which is open until midnight on the 1st of December 2015.

Sustainable Agricultural Employment & Labour Contracting Guide

Learn how Australian farmers are committed to sustainable agricultural employment and labour contracting, through adoption of practices aligned with existing legal obligations and measures to promote fairness at work.

NFF Committees and Taskforces

Find out more about NFF Committees and Taskforces. What Committees are there? What's the difference between a Taskforce and Committee? How does membership work? What do Committees do? Am I represented?

Submissions to Government

A full rundown on submissions the NFF has made to various Federal Government departments, agencies and inquiries.


The National Farmers’ Federation 2016 Congress will be held at the Australian Institute of Sport Arena in Canberra on Wednesday 26 and Thursday 27 October 2016, and has an impressive program with high-profile speakers. For more info, or to register: please click here


The National Farmers' Federation (NFF) is excited to introduce our new online community: Australian Farmers. By joining Australian Farmers, you'll get access to all the latest news, weather and market information – and tools to have your say on key issues.


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