With plateaus, coastal and estuarine landscapes, river valleys and beaches, our region is known for market gardens, poultry, fruit, mushrooms, flowers and turf.
Farmers having trouble accessing online RAA forms for the drought transport subsidies can get access to the online forms at these Local Land Services Offices
The NSW Government has approved changes to licenses to reduce kangaroo numbers. These changes are effective from 8 August 2018. Find out more here.
Applications now open
The Russel Harland Memorial Scholarship is awarded annually to a tertiary student who displays strong personal, community and educational commitment to rural or regional areas, with particular reference to the Western region of NSW. Applications are due by 26 October 2018.
Ratepayers and livestock owners have been sent this easy to read guide on how they can protect their investment and keep our agricultural markets and economy safe from the threat of new pests and diseases.
The Greater Sydney Regional Strategic Weed Plan is now available to download.
Register online to join the National Vegetable Extension Network and receive regular updates on workshops and events for growers across NSW.
- Dry times for TSRs too
17 August 2018
- Annual land and stock return more valuable than you think
17 July 2018
- NSW landholders without stock asked to complete annual livestock ‘census’
11 July 2018
Drought Information Workshop (Central Coast)
18 October 2018
Drought information workshop (Hawkesbury)
13 November 2018