News, Stories

First Farming and the Law Workshop

First Farming and the Law workshop a great success! A ‘Farming and the Law’ workshop was held for over 30 farmers in Grove on Saturday 10 Sept. This workshop, a collaboration with Huon Valley Council was the first of its kind in the Huon Valley. It delivered information on current

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Healthy Horse and Land Expo

NRM North in conjunction with NRM South invite you to attend a healthy horse and land expo to be held at the Campbeltown Showground. Guest speakers, trade stalls, hearty country food and demonstrations. Keep an eye on this site as we will post more information as it becomes available. For

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Agriculture, Community groups, Farmers and landholders, Media releases, Stories

Healthy Horse and Land Expo

This weekend, horse owners from around the state will converge on Southern Tasmania to share ideas and knowledge about healthy horse ownership and land management of horse properties. NRM South and NRM North are holding the Healthy Horse and Land Expo this Saturday 2nd May at the Pontville Park Equestrian

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Aboriginal, Community groups, Environment, Media releases, Stories

pakana services celebrates 1st birthday

Innovative Tasmanian Aboriginal enterprise pakana services, today celebrated its first year as an independent social enterprise that supports the Tasmanian Aboriginal community. Federal Employment Minister Senator Eric Abetz joined the pakana team at the Tolosa Native Plant Nursery, Tolosa Park, to cut the cake and talk about the achievements of

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Farmers and landholders, Huon/Channel, News, Stories

Planned grazing and wallaby-proof fencing shows promise – more feed, less weeds!

Results from a grazing and wallaby exclusion trial on a farm in Geeveston are showing very promising results for improving farm productivity. Local farmer Simon Burgess is using long recovery grazing and wallaby-proof fencing to improve his pastures and reduce input costs across his farm. A recent report on his

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