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The National Policy Group (NPG) helps shape GrainGrowers’ policy positions and is an opportunity to represent the views of growers in your area on national issues affecting the industry.

The NPG has been looking at a wide range of issues over the past year and has helped GrainGrowers develop policy positions on low emissions vehicles, agricultural land use, and people and capability, to name a few. Being on the NPG also provides an opportunity to represent grower views at various industry forums.


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GrainGrowers offers a sitting fee to accommodate for days off-farm and covers all travel and accommodation costs.

Applications close Monday 16 October 2023 at 11:59pm (AEDT).

For questions about the National Policy Group or your application, email

About the NPG

  • NPG members are appointed for a three-year term, with the option to nominate for a second and third term;
  • NPG meets 3-4 times a year in person at locations across Australia with some additional teleconferences;
  • NPG members are encouraged to connect with growers from their region to ensure they are across major issues impacting grain farming businesses;
  • A constructive and collaborative approach to developing national policy solutions is essential;
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GrainGrowers Policy Positions

With profitability and sustainability as our drivers, we ensure grain farmers are well represented and set a progressive agenda to influence government and industry decision-making. GrainGrowers' policy solutions are grower-focussed and grower-supported.

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Meet the National Policy Group

The National Policy Group (NPG) provides input into, review and approval of GrainGrowers’ national policy positions developed on behalf of all Australian grain farmers.

National Policy Group