FUNDING FOR SOIL MANAGEMENT PRACTICES

FUNDING FOR SOIL MANAGEMENT PRACTICES

Funding is available to improve soil management practices through the Federal Government’s Smart Farms Small Grants: Soil Extension Activities program. Local MP Darren Chester said local organisations and individuals can apply for grants of up to $250,000 to undertake...
AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT STEPPING UP FOR GIPPSLAND FARMERS

AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT STEPPING UP FOR GIPPSLAND FARMERS

The Coalition Government is bolstering support for farmers in East Gippsland and Wellington through the On-farm Emergency Water Infrastructure Rebate Scheme. Member for Gippsland Darren Chester welcomed the announcement that the Australian and Victorian governments...
FUNDING AVAILABLE FOR DROUGHT RESILIENCE INNOVATION

FUNDING AVAILABLE FOR DROUGHT RESILIENCE INNOVATION

Expressions of Interest (EOI) are now open for organisations to apply for projects to manage and prepare for drought. Local MP Darren Chester said $34.2 million was available through the Future Drought Fund’s Drought Resilience Innovation Grants program. “Gippsland...
PROMOTING BEST PRACTICE FOR FARMERS IN EAST GIPPSLAND

PROMOTING BEST PRACTICE FOR FARMERS IN EAST GIPPSLAND

A project to establish and promote best practice African Lovegrass control in East Gippsland has received Federal funding. Local MP Darren Chester announced that Tom’s Creek Landcare Group would receive a $69,024 grant to improve the profitability and productivity of...
MORE SUPPORT FOR DROUGHT AFFECTED FARMERS

MORE SUPPORT FOR DROUGHT AFFECTED FARMERS

Federal Member for Gippsland Darren Chester said the Victorian Government had finally signed up to the On-farm Emergency Water Infrastructure Rebate Scheme, allowing funds to again flow to Gippsland farmers. The Federal Government has provided $100 million for the...

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