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  • Water register will increase transparency, says VFF 

    FARMERS are one step closer to knowing which foreign entities have a stake in Australian water supplies after legislation passed through the Federal Senate last night establishing a foreign ownership register for water assets.
  • Farmers relieved with backpacker tax deal 

    VICTORIAN farmers are relieved to see an end to the backpacker tax fiasco after the Greens announced today they would support the Federal Government’s 15 per cent income tax rate for working holiday makers.
  • Cattle Underpass Scheme opens today 

    VICTORIAN dairy farmers will get a boost to improve farm safety and productivity with the launch today of a new round of the Cattle Underpass Scheme (CUPS).