The Federal Election 2019

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More than 95%

of Australian grain farms are
family owned and operated.

 

GrainGrowers

Proudly representing Australia’s
grain farmers since 1958

 

Grain Farmers

contribute significantly to the Australian economy, growing crops valued at around $14.6 billion each year. Scroll down for more facts!

The national voice of Australian grain farmers

GrainGrowers is a leading voice for Australian grain farmers, representing their interests at a national and international level.

GrainGrowers strives to be a strong and influential voice, setting the agenda for change on national issues which will benefit grain farmers now and into the future. We work with progressive and profit-focussed farmers to drive positive change and advance their agenda both nationally and internationally.

Investing in the future capacity of the industry, GrainGrowers also plays a lead role in developing and supporting innovative grower leaders through a range of flagship initiatives.

If you’re a grain farmer, we invite you to become a free member and join with 17,000 other members across Australia to help shape the future and drive positive change for the Australian grains industry.

– What’s New –

HomepageSubmissions - 2019
May 21, 2019

Correspondence to the Department of Agriculture & Water Resources

GrainGrowers has written to the Department of Agriculture and Water Resources  on the matter of the importation of grains and grain products into Australia and has asked the Department to…
HomepageMedia May 2019
May 16, 2019

GrainGrowers statement around grains import announcement

The Department of Agriculture and Water Resources has issued a permit for a single shipment of bulk wheat from the Canadian west coast. The cargo will be discharged in New…
HomepageMedia May 2019
May 9, 2019

GrainGrowers calls for improved freight efficiency for growers

Australian grain supply chain costs are comparably higher than overseas, which impacts our competitiveness and affects growers who ultimately pay for freight. GrainGrowers is asking for the next Federal government…
April 2019Homepage
April 30, 2019

Innovation Generation 2019

If you are 18-40 and working in the agriculture industry, Innovation Generation is the one conference you can’t afford to miss.  Taking place 22-24 July 2019 in Ballarat, it brings…

– Australian Grain Industry Facts –

AREA
CROPPED

23.9

Million Hectares

VOLUME CROP
PRODUCTION

63.4

Million Tonnes

VOLUME CROP
EXPORTS

39.8

Million Tonnes

VALUE CROP
PRODUCTION

$17.3

Billion

VALUE CROP
EXPORTS

$13.9

Billion

VALUE FARM
PRODUCTION

$62.8

Billion

Source: 2016/17 ABARES report

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