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 Women in Grazing Bus Tour

Women in Grazing Bus Tour

Thirty-three female graziers, representing 28 grazing enterprises, attended NQ Dry Tropics’ Women In Grazing Bus Tour, held on Wednesday 24 June 2015. At the unique event, leading female graziers shared their knowledge and experience as they spoke about ways to restore land and improve production, while reducing the impacts of agriculture on the Great Barrier Reef…

NQ Dry Tropics is updating the Natural Resource Management (NRM) Plan for the Burdekin Dry Tropics region.

The current NRM plan, released in 2005, highlighted the community’s priorities, and helped to secure funding for on-ground environmental projects carried out by our farmers, graziers, other individual landowners and community groups. We are updating this plan to capture what people value about the region and the issues they feel need most attention. Here’s a video explaining why our natural resources are so important.

Read more about the preparation of the Burdekin NRM Plan…

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Women in Grazing

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