Media Releases

  • Hey Aussie Super Funds: let’s talk! | 20/05/2020  

    The VFF is calling on the Victorian and Australian Governments to develop an Agriculture Investment Strategy that will incentivise Australian superannuation funds to invest in our ‘bulletproof’ agriculture industry.

  • Keelty Report confirms low inflows, not water rules the problem | 17/04/2020  

    Today’s report from the Interim Inspector General of the Murray Darling Basin into inflows and water sharing between the states has confirmed that low inflows are the cause of irrigators’ water woes - not the Murray Darling Basin Agreement.

  • Victorian agriculture and agribusinesses to remain open | 23/03/2020  

    The VFF welcomes the Victorian Government's confirmation that stage one restrictions do not apply to Victorian agriculture and agribusiness, and the continued support for the sector from Minister for Agriculture Jaclyn Symes.

  • “Calm your farm people” says the VFF | 20/03/2020  

    The Victorian Farmers Federation (VFF) leadership and representatives in horticulture, livestock, dairy, grains, chicken, egg and pork industries want to reassure Victorians that we will not run out of food.

  • Southern Basin cannot wear the pain of the Basin Plan | 22/02/2020  

    The VFF is shocked and alarmed that Mick Keelty, Interim Inspector General Murray-Darling has failed to react to the recent decisions of the Queensland and New South Wales Government to allow recent flood waters in the Northern basin to be diverted