Australia’s agriculture sector is currently facing a significant labour shortage due to the COVID-19 pandemic so now is a great time to consider farm work.​

Transport Pilot Program​, initiated by Fruit Growers Tasmania in January 2021, is funded by the Tasmanian Government and is enabling local workers to get to and from work. 

The Biosecurity Act 2019​ introduced in Tasmania a new legal obligation known as the General Biosecurity Duty.

University of Tasmania has launched Industry 4.0 Testlab: Integrity of Food, designed to help small-to-medium enterprises in Tasmania become confident with the use of technology in agriculture.