The Rural Financial Counselling Service (RFCS) is a free, independent and confidential service for farmers and small rural businesses who are experiencing, or at risk … Read More
Agriculture Victoria, decision making, risk management, support
Business Management, Support & Opportunities
What does the term soil carbon mean?
Soil carbon has been in the limelight lately due to its potential to reduce the impacts of climate change. … Read More
climate, risk management, soil management
Business Management, Farm Productivity
Did you enjoy listening to our young farmer focused episodes in the first season of the AgVic Talk podcast series? Then we have some good … Read More
Agriculture Victoria, dairy, podcasts
Business Management, Case Studies
We have recently developed a Glossary of Terms eLearning resource that you may find helpful – read on to find out more.
The farm business Glossary … Read More
Agriculture Victoria, bootcamp, budgeting, learning and development, LMS, tax
Writing a farm business plan shouldn’t seem like a mountain to climb. You know your business better than anyone else, all it takes is to … Read More
decision making, risk management, succession planning
Carbon accounting and carbon farming are probably terms you have heard thrown around a fair bit in recent times.
This is due to government policy settings … Read More
climate, risk management, sustainability
Farm performance data collected by the 2019-20 Livestock Farm Monitor Project is now available in the interactive report below.
Users can customise an analysis to investigate … Read More
Agriculture Victoria, Livestock Farm Monitor Project
In 2019-20, Livestock Farm Monitor Project (LFMP) provided 94 participant Victorian sheep, beef and cropping producers with detailed financial and production performance information. The LFMP … Read More
Agriculture Victoria, beef, grains, Livestock Farm Monitor Project, sheep
Farmers often get busy with the day-to-day farming and struggle to bring all the business partners/family together to think about the direction of the business. … Read More
The latest Dairy Farm Monitor report shows that the 25 farmers in the Gippsland sample used a range of operational strategies to manage the 2019-20 … Read More
Agriculture Victoria, Dairy Australia, Dairy Farm Monitor
One of our surveyed south west Victoria farmers in the Dairy Farm Monitor Project (DFMP) has told us how the improved conditions returned their business … Read More
Agriculture Victoria, dairy, Dairy Farm Monitor
The latest Dairy Farm Monitor report shows that the 30 farmers in the North sample used a range of water strategies to manage the 2019-20 … Read More
dairy, Dairy Australia, irrigation