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 –

Media Releases - March 2019
March 20, 2019

Joint statement from grains industry bodies – Australian barley

China’s anti-dumping investigation against the Australian barley industry is continuing and the potential outcomes remain uncertain.  Australian growers should be aware of this market risk as they approach the autumn…
Media Releases - March 2019
March 20, 2019

Moving Ag equipment on roads without a permit

Being able to move farm machinery on roads, without a permit, is a step closer. After two years of negotiation, the National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR) has now developed a…
Media ReleasesMedia Releases - March 2019
March 4, 2019

GrainGrowers welcomes IA-CEPA signing in Jakarta

GrainGrowers, national representative body for Australian grain farmers congratulated the Australian government on the official signing of the Indonesia- Australia Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (IA-CEPA) today. Indonesia is already Australia’s…
Micro Surveys - 2018
December 27, 2018

What our growers say about glyphosate

Here is what our growers had to say about glyphosate usage when taking part in a recent GrainGrowers survey.

– 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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