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July 2017

Western Australian sheep industry university scholarship program

1 July, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 31 March, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
Western Australia Australia

WA sheep industry scholarships are now open for researchers and supervisors from Western Australian (WA) universities. The program is designed to support and encourage individuals who wish to pursue further study by addressing key industry questions relevant to the sheep industry supply chain in Western Australia. This initiative is part of the department's Sheep Industry Business Innovation(SIBI) project, which aims to support the sheep industry to capitalise on growing markets for sheep products.   The program offers financial support of up to $5,000…

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September 2017

2018 Science and Innovation Awards

15 September, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 13 October, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
Western Australia Australia

Grant applications are now open for the 2018 Science and Innovation Awards for Young People in Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry. 18-35 year olds can apply for a grant of up to $22,000 to fund a project on an innovative or emerging scientific issue that will benefit Australia’s primary industries. ​ There are eleven industry Science Award categories open for applications: cotton; dairy; established, new and emerging rural industries; fisheries and aquaculture; grains; health and biosecurity; meat and livestock; pork; red meat…

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Rangelands Cell Fencing Program

29 September, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 17 November, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
Western Australia Australia

The Rangelands Cell Fencing Program supports pastoral groups to build exclusion fencing to keep out wild dogs. Pastoral groups can apply for grants of up to $4 million for the construction of demonstration wild dog exclusion cells around multiple pastoral leases in the rangelands to help protect sheep and goats. The funds will be granted to up to three successful applicants and contribute up to 50 per cent towards the cost of fence construction. Successful applicants will commit to ongoing maintenance…

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October 2017

National Landcare Program – Smart Farming Partnerships

19 October, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 21 December, 2017 @ 2:00 pm
Western Australia Australia

The Australian Government is inviting applications via an open process to apply to deliver services under the National Landcare Program – Smart Farming Partnerships in the next phase in 2017-18. Applications close at 2 pm 21 December 2017. More information about the National Landcare Program – Smart Farming Partnerships, as well as requirements for applicants can be found on the following website: https://www.communitygrants.gov.au/grants/smart-farming-partnerships If you would like assistance please call the Community Grants Hub Hotline on 1800 020 283 and/or [email protected](link sends e-mail). More information about…

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Feral Fix Expressions of Interest

23 October, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 30 June, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
Western Australia Australia

Feral Fix: Feral Animal Education and Control provides a strategic regional approach to integrated feral animal management across the Northern Agricultural Region (NAR). This project aims to improve community capacity and increase the number of land managers adopting more coordinated approaches to feral animal management. Cage traps and motion sensor camera loans, together with support for baiting and shooting events will reduce the effects of cats, foxes, pigs and rabbits on biodiversity assets, including threatened fauna, flora, birds and reptiles.…

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NACC Habitat Fencing Incentive

23 October, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 30 June, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
Western Australia Australia

Help Protect Threatened Species and Ecological Communities in the Northern Agricultural Region. This project provides funding to land managers to protect the habitat of threatened flora and fauna and areas of priority remnant native vegetation in the Northern Agricultural Region (NAR).  This will contribute to improving the extent, connectivity and condition of habitat that supports threatened species and ecological communities. For the 2017-18 financial year, up to $3,500 per km of fencing is available for the purpose of enclosing areas of remnant…

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National Landcare Program – Smart Farms Small Grants

24 October, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 7 December, 2017 @ 11:00 am
Western Australia Australia

Applications are now open for Round One of NLP's Smart Farms Small Grants. Grants of between $5,000 and $100,000 are available. Applications close 7 December 2017. Farmers, fishers, community and industry groups can apply for grants of between $5,000 and $100,000 to assist them to protect and improve the condition of soil, vegetation and biodiversity and support agricultural systems to adapt to change.   These grants aim to: protect and improve the condition of natural resources (soils, vegetation and biodiversity)…

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NACC Sustainable Agriculture Small Grants

26 October, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 30 November, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
Western Australia Australia

NACC’s Sustainable Agriculture Small Grants are now open. Project applications must be received by 5pm Thursday 30 November 2017. If you have an idea for an on-ground project that will contribute to improving natural resource management on agricultural land in the Northern Agricultural Region and address issues that can impact on the sustainability of agricultural land then we encourage you to apply. Funding is available for projects costing between $1,000 to $10,000 for on-ground land management and adaptation activities on agricultural land that…

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November 2017

Northern Agricultural Catchments Council’s (NACC’s) Sustainable Agriculture Small Rural Properties – Soil Sampling Grant

20 November, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 11 December, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
Western Australia Australia

NACC’s Sustainable Agriculture Small Rural Properties- Soil Sampling Grant aims to provide resources to assist small rural land owners/managers to better manage and understand their soils to become more sustainable. GENERAL INFORMATION Open to small rural landowners/managers (1 to 400 ha) in the Northern Agricultural Region. Are you concerned about the health of your soils? Are you curious as to what is in your soils? Are your pastures or crops not looking the best? Do you want to get more…

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January 2021

Drought and Rural Assistance

January 1 - January 31
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An event every month that begins at 12:00 am on day 1 of the month, repeating indefinitely

Unnamed Venue WA Australia

The Australian Government, via the Department of Agriculture, provides a number of programs to support farming families and businesses in hardship, including those affected by drought.

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