Trade

/images/NSWFA/Features/TN-Dogs.jpg

Meet the detector dogs protecting Australia from harmful pests and diseases

With the rise of African swine fever, these dogs are vital to safeguarding the Australian agriculture industry.

/images/NSWFA/Features/TN-ASF.jpg

How prepared is the Australian pork industry for an African swine fever outbreak?

Australian pork producers tighten biosecurity measures amid offshore African swine fever epidemic.

/images/NSWFA/Features/TN-Change.jpg

How farmers are adapting to climate change in Australia

Whether you think changing weather is natural, man-made or a myth, farmers are on the frontline of innovation. But is the government taking climate action seriously?

/images/NSWFA/Features/TN-MeatIndustry.jpg

Australian red meat and livestock industry bodies face the chopping block

A new white paper proposes unifying the highly profitable red meat industry and NSW Farmers is urging members to give feedback.

/images/NSWFA/Features/TN-sheep2.jpg

How drought is affecting red meat prices – the highs and lows

While the price of lamb soars, the story hasn’t been as good for beef, the drought continues to challenge Australian farmers.

/images/NSWFA/Features/TN-DairyForum.jpg

Australian dairy farmers step up to save their industry

Dairy farmers from across the state headed for NSW Parliament House to voice their concerns about the challenges of their industry.

/images/NSWFA/Features/TN-groceries.jpg

Who’s eating Australian farmers’ profits?

Australia's 'big two' supermarkets make their money at the expense of those with the least power in the food supply chain – farmers and consumers.

/images/NSWFA/Features/TN-Drones.jpg

Do we really need expensive drones to boost on-farm profits?

Agriculture drones are proving an essential eye-in-the-sky tool for farmers and can help add real value at the farm gate – but not everyone will need an expensive device.

/images/NSWFA/Features/TN-Felicity.jpg

Making profits from goat farming

A lifetime of experience in farming, learned both here and overseas, helps NSW Farmers’ Goat Committee chair and Nuffield scholar Felicity McLeod keep on top of the issues impacting goat farmers.

/images/NSWFA/Features/TN-export.jpg

Where is the live sheep export trade headed next?

Australian live sheep trade has ceased exports to Middle East during the Northern Hemisphere summer but the federal election has saved the industry.