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Buyer demand for sustainable malting barley grows

The Victorian Farmers Federation (VFF) says barley growers need to be aware of their obligations when selling ISCC certified sustainable malting barley as demand increases from buyers. VFF Grains Group President Ashley Fraser said there are a number of important…

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Floodplain harvesting a risk for Victorian irrigators

The Victorian Farmers Federation (VFF) has outlined the risk for Victorian irrigators arising fromfloodplain harvesting in the NSW Northern Murray Darling Basin. In a submission to the NSW Parliament’ Legislative Council Select Committee on FloodplainHarvesting, VFF Water Council Chair Andrew…

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St John Defibrillator Winners Announced

Victorian agricultural communities will be supported with lifesaving defibrillators thanks to the Victorian Farmers Federation (VFF) and St John Ambulance. VFF President Emma Germano today announced that seven St John defibrillators will be delivered for use in remote communities across…

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VFF reveals framework for the future

The Victorian Farmers Federation (VFF) has revealed its Strategic Plan for 2021-2026 and its vision to enable a secure farming future for Victorians and generations to come. VFF President Emma Germano said the outline to evolve and modernise the VFF…

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Farmers give Nillumbik pointed spray

The Victorian Farmers Federation (VFF) is calling out Nillumbik Council’s anti-farming plan to ban the use of barbed wire and glyphosate.  VFF President Emma Germano said that barbed wire stopped cattle and sheep getting on roads, protecting public safety.  “Barbed…

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