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Take Time Out From The Dry

19th Mar 2019

GLENRAC's “Time Out From The Dry” Dinners aim to support small groups of landholders experiencing 'intense drought' by helping them have a night out with their neighbours, helping themselves and supporting a local venue too! We have Dinn... more details

Restoring Earth - Glen Innes: A rain hub for this region

12th Mar 2019

Are you interested in the future of farming food in Australia? Join GLENRAC at Restoring Earth, a free information event at the Services Club this month where regenerative farmer and general manager of Fig Tree Organic Farms, Glenn Morris, will be di... more details

GREEN LIGHT FOR REGIONAL PROJECTS TO BUILD A BETTER NEW ENGLAND

08th Mar 2019

Communities in the New England will receive nearly $6 million under Round 3 of the Federal Liberal and Nationals Government’s highly successful Building Better Regions Fund. Projects include: -       $2.35 millio... more details

FERAL FIGHTERS READY FOR ACTION

25th Feb 2019

A call to arms is going out across the Northern Tablelands to arrest invasive species in our landscape. With the economic impact of pest animals in NSW estimated to be $170 million, Northern Tablelands Local Land Services are unveiling a program to ... more details

NSW's chance to dispose of unwanted agvet chemicals

04th Feb 2019

New South Wales property owners can register their unwanted agricultural and veterinary chemicals for Agsafe’s ChemClear collection which is hitting the road in March. Chemclear is a non-profit waste collection service for agricultur... more details

LANDCARE’S GREEN ARMY IN LINE FOR A FUNDING BOOST TO CONTINUE WORK

01st Feb 2019

LANDCARE groups across the Northern Tablelands will benefit from a $22.4 million boost to expand the Local Landcare Co-ordinator Initiative, if the Coalition Government is re-elected in March, Northern Tablelands MP Adam Marshall said today. The Loc... more details

One stop shop for drought support

31st Jan 2019

FarmHub launched to support drought-affected farmers Has details on assistance with fodder, water, transport, everyday living expenses and health in the one spot Developed in a partnership with the National Farmers’ Federation   Fa... more details

Immediate assistance for farmers and cash injection for New England communities

24th Jan 2019

Submitted More drought support is now available to farmers in the New England through the Liberal Nationals Government’s $30 million Drought Community Support Initiative. Member for New England and Special Envoy for Drought Assistance and Rec... more details

FUNDING AVAILABLE FOR NATURAL RESOURCE PROJECTS ON-FARM

22nd Jan 2019

Submitted  Landholders looking at ways to improve the management of natural resources on their farm are encouraged to contact Northern Tablelands Local Land Services who have funding available for on-farm projects. Local Land Services is worki... more details

Birthday with the Birds

21st Jan 2019

Submitted Would you like to walk amongst a wetland on World Wetland Day? Join us in celebrating Little Llangothlin Nature Reserve 40th anniversary this World Wetlands Day! Little Llangothlin Nature Reserve is protected under Ramsar and is one of th... more details

Rebates for new water infrastructure in New England

16th Jan 2019

Landholders across the New England are being urged to take advantage of rebates now open for new, on-farm water infrastructure. Member for New England, Barnaby Joyce, said farmers can claim up to 25% of their costs from buying and installing new on-... more details