Community groups, Farmers and landholders, News, Stories

Updated Weeds Guide for Southern Tasmania

First printed in 2010, we have recently revised our Weed Guide for Southern Tasmania, updated to include several newly declared weeds. While the guide is not a complete list of all weeds, it identifies priority species in our rural and urban environments and how to tackle them. For a full

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Farmers and landholders, News, Stories

Greener pastures for Tasmania’s East Coast

The Tasmanian Institute of Agriculture (TIA) and NRM South are teaming up to invest in a new pasture project to help improve the productivity and sustainability of pasture systems in Tasmania. Led by TIA Research Fellow, Dr Rowan Smith, the project aims to identify a perennial legume that persists in

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Community groups, Farmers and landholders, Grants, News, Ntl Landcare Programme, Stories

Round 10 Naturally Inspired Grant recipients announced

Recipients for Round 10 of NRM South’s Naturally Inspired Grants were announced today, with 37 projects receiving $257,000 in total funding within the southeast region. Recipients include 16 community groups and 19 landowners, with funding of up to $10,000 awarded per project. This round also offered additional funding of $8,000

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Agriculture, e-news, Farmers and landholders, News

Small Farm Planning Workshops 2017

Property Management Planning (PMP) is a process for developing and documenting the visions and goals for a property, with a focus on natural resources. Small farms have different needs to larger properties and this program has been designed specifically for small properties typically ranging in size from 5 – 100

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Agriculture, Farmers and landholders, Stories

TFGA Future Leaders program

The Tasmanian Farmers and Grazier’s Association (TFGA) has launched an exciting new training initiative for Tasmania’s primary industries; Future Industry Leaders – growing people. The Future Industry Leaders Program has been developed to build the people management and communication capability within Tasmania’s agricultural, forestry and seafood sectors. This is a

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Farmers and landholders, News

Landholder survey

Are you a landholder* who participates in conservation and stewardship programs such as Land for Wildlife, Gardens for Wildlife, Conservation Covenants and NRM restoration or revegetation programs on your property? Professor Mai Yasue from Quest University Canada along with researchers at UTas are inviting landholders who engage in these types

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