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


Intro to Property Planning – Tasman

A great introduction into Property Planning for new land managers, farmers or small producers in the Tasman Catchment area. Join other land owners from the area for this informal one day workshop, with the opportunity to visit the Bream Creek Farmers Market for lunch and before the workshop. Morning and


Agriculture, Farmers and landholders, News

Small Farm Planning Workshops 2016

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


Agriculture, Farmers and landholders, Media releases, News, Stories

Government White Paper provides opportunity for Tassie NRMs

Tasmania’s NRM bodies have provided a combined response to a call for submissions to the Australian Government’s Agricultural Competitiveness White Paper. Sustainable agriculture, landcare and environmental programs delivered by regional NRM organisations support the competitive strength Australia has in the international marketplace as a ‘clean, green’ producer of food and