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ABC Rural News

Design skills missing from manufacturing economy in Tasmania
Tasmania is hopes to see more homegrown industrial designers to give the advanced manufacturing industry and competitive edge.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 12:02:58 +1100

ABS National Statistical Headlines

Economy grows by 0.6% (seasonally adjusted) in the December quarter 2015 (released 2 March 2016)
Australian National Accounts: National Income, Expenditure and Product
Upcoming ABS Releases
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ABS Product Releases

Labour Force, Australia

Preschool Education, Australia
Nearly 90% of 4 year olds in early learning
Livestock Products, Australia
Chicken meat production continues to increase
Labour Force, Australia
Full-time employment increases for fourth straight month (Media Release)
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Agribusiness

Top End cattle station manager resigns after 20 years
Newry Station manager Tom Shephard resigns after 20 years working on stations across the Northern Territory and Western Australia.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 14:06:20 +1100
Tom Shephard and Camelia Anderson

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 14:06:20 +1100
Tom Shephard with goats

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 14:06:20 +1100
Newry Station sign

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 14:06:20 +1100
Extreme heat dashes hopes for Australia's mungbean crop
What had been shaping up as Australia's best mungbean season ever is spoiled by last week's extreme weather.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 13:44:53 +1100
Failed mungbean crops

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 13:44:53 +1100
Milk processors, farmers nearing code of conduct deal on prices
Farmers and processors are close to sealing a deal for a code of conduct on milk price contracts, with all but fresh milk giant Lion having indicated they are prepared to sign.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 12:52:18 +1100
Keeping the farm cool with cow sprinklers and pineapple sun screen
How are primary producers battling the heat and what will it mean for consumers and their wallets?
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 12:12:37 +1100
Ergon's Queensland electricity price hike unjustified, report says
A Queensland's sugar industry report warns that the pain from increasing electricity prices under a new tariff proposal is almost guaranteed.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 18:32:09 +1100
Vegetable grower considers branching into exports
An Australian vegetable grower plans to target export market for capsicums, Lebanese cucumbers and potentially zucchinis in the Middle East and Asia.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 17:46:06 +1100

business.gov.au News and Updates

Is your business in the resources sector?
Find out about Exploring for the Future...
Fri, 06 May 2016 03:19:11 GMT
Budget 2016-17

Wed, 04 May 2016 06:57:03 GMT
Coming soon to a screen near you – the new business.gov.au
Just one more week…
Tue, 03 May 2016 00:11:05 GMT
Commercialisation grants offered to nine innovative Australian companies
Find out who the grant recipients are...
Thu, 21 Apr 2016 02:44:35 GMT
New grants for Australian SMEs and researchers
Find out more now...
Fri, 15 Apr 2016 02:12:31 GMT
New country of origin food labelling laws
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Mon, 18 Apr 2016 01:03:06 GMT
The new business.gov.au is coming in May!
We’ve been working hard to build you a new business.gov.au...
Thu, 14 Apr 2016 02:32:30 GMT
Need finance to export goods for your business?
Check out Efic’s new Small Business Export Loan…
Thu, 07 Apr 2016 00:43:35 GMT
New checklist for employers
Make sure you meet your government requirements...
Mon, 04 Apr 2016 00:18:16 GMT
It’s now simpler than ever to calculate your fuel tax credits
Find out what’s changed…
Wed, 30 Mar 2016 05:18:53 GMT

business.gov.au News & Features

3% increase to minimum wages from 1 July
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Budget 2014-2015
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Mental Health and your business
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Current Alerts List throughout Tasmania

Tianna Road, Lindisfarne
ALERT LEVEL: No Alert Level
Region: S
LOCATION: Tianna Road, Lindisfarne
STATUS: Patrol
TYPE: VEGETATION FIRE
SIZE: 22 hectares
Number of Vehicles:
More Info: http://www.fire.tas.gov.au/a/45425
RESPONSIBLE AGENCY: Tasmania Fire Service
UPDATED: Sun, 19 Feb 2017 15:23:38 +1100

Sun, 19 Feb 2017 15:23:38 +1100