Category Farm Business

Farm Business

Inquiry into Future Drought Fund launched

The Productivity Commission has launched an inquiry into the Future Drought Fund that will examine the effectiveness, efficiency and appropriateness of its activities. The Future Drought Fund provides secure, continuous funding for programs, grants and arrangements that support Australian farmers…

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Glenelg Shire rates ripoff

Under Glenelg Shire Council’s 2022/23 Draft Budget, total rate revenue will increase from $25.1million to a staggering $28.8 million. The average rates for a farm assessment will increase from $2,877 to $3,538 – representing a 23% increase, whilst the average…

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