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Australian government offering AU$60m in grants to encourage smart farming

Between AU$250,000 and AU$4 million will be provided to organisations and individuals looking to trial and implement innovative farming solutions that will help improve the condition of soils and vegetation. The Australian federal government has announced it is offering AU$60 million in grants to support “smart farming partnerships” under the AU$1 billion National Landcare Program. […]

October 18th, 2017
Topic: COMPUTERS IT, GOVERNMENT, GRANTS SUBSIDIES, LOANS & GRANTS, SMART FARMING Tags: , , ,

TREASURER HOCKEY SAYS ‘AGE OF ENTITLEMENT DAYS’ ARE OVER

HANDOUTS TO FARMERS & BUSINESSES ARE IN FIRING LINE SAYS TREASURER HOCKEY Treasurer Joe Hockey has bluntly warned Australians that the days of governments saving businesses and jobs had passed, telling them, ”the age of entitlement is over, and the age of personal responsibility has begun”. The tough comments come as the government braces for […]

February 4th, 2014
Topic: FEDERAL GOV SPENDING, HELP ASSISTANCE, LOANS & GRANTS, Uncategorized Tags: , ,

FEDERAL FARM LOANS TO BE RUN BY STATE

STRUGGLING FARMERS LOANS FROM FEDS TO BE RUN BY STATES The commonwealth’s financing offer for struggling farmers will be administered and repaid by the state government, West Australian Premier Colin Barnett says. The federal government’s Farm Finance package, announced on Saturday, will give Western Australia $60 million over two years for low-cost loans to farmers, […]

May 1st, 2013
Topic: GOVERNMENT, GRASSES LEGUMES, HELP ASSISTANCE, LOANS & GRANTS, Money & Investments Tags: , , ,