Budget delivers $70m for farmers

THE federal budget will deliver $70 million to assist primary producers claim accelerated depreciation on vital infrastructure, such as water facilities, fodder storage and fencing, from July 1 next year … >>>More ...


Ag holds its ground in budget: NFF

WITH $70 million budgeted to assist primary producers claim accelerated depreciation on vital infrastructure, National Farmers’ Federation (NFF) president Brent Finlay says the Federal Budget lays strong groundwork for the much-anticipated Agricultural White Paper … >>>More ...


Budget backs farmers, says Barnaby

OPINION: HERE'S a little story about Jack and Diane. Two young farmers doing as best as they can. And if they sell $1.9 million of cattle and grain a year, or grapes and wine, or wool and lamb and their turnover is under $2 million then they have the benefit of record commodity prices and now have an overwhelming reason to invest in their farms to make it bigger for them and better for Australia … >>>More ...


Ag White Paper stuck in limbo

AGRICULTURAL stakeholders remain in limbo as the federal government pledges to continue its refinement of the Agricultural Competitiveness White Paper, post-budget. … >>>More ...


Buyback cap backed by budget

THE Coalition’s commitment to capping environmental water buybacks at 1500 gigalitres in the Murray-Darling Basin Plan features in the 2015 federal budget … >>>More ...


Agriculture’s low profile budget: AFI

OPINION: FOR the Australian Budget over the past few years, it has been the case that the less agriculture is mentioned the better, because any mention of agriculture invariably meant a budget cut … >>>More ...


Farming's budget tax breaks

TREASURER Joe Hockey is rewarding small to mid-sized family farms and rural businesses with a typical tax refund of about $5700 if they start spending on individual items of basic plant and equipment … >>>More ...


Ag sector's risky budget business

THE 2015 federal budget addresses a range of ongoing agriculture-related financial risks, liabilities and emergency responses … >>>More ...


Ag cuts to save $30.9m

THE Commonwealth’s agricultural portfolio identified $30.9 million in budget savings over four years by cutting uncommitted funding for initiatives linked to the former Labor government’s National Food Plan … >>>More ...


Budget demonstrates shift to agriculture

FEDERAL Treasurer Joe Hockey’s repeated references to farming and agriculture in his second federal budget represent a paradigm shift for the sector, says the National Farmers' Federation … >>>More ...


Farms off hook as 'reverse GST' cut

PROPERTY owners no longer need to be concerned about paying additional stamp duties after the government made a decision to scrap the goods and services tax (GST) reverse charging measures in the budget … >>>More ...


Banana levy delivered in budget

THEY are the new taxes most probably haven't heard of, but consumers will soon be paying them when they buy bananas … >>>More ...


Farm tax breaks fast-tracked

MOVES to bring forward farm tax depreciation measures announced in this week’s federal budget are being considered by Federal Treasurer Joe Hockey … >>>More ...


Tax breaks help fence the farm

FARM fence investment costs can be claimed immediately under revised tax breaks announced after last month's Federal Budget … >>>More ...


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