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29/12/2016

Multi peril crop insurance: Call for stamp duty consistency

THE stamp duty paid on multi-peril crop insurance is inconsistent between states, and farmers are calling for change so they...
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25/11/2016

Farm income protection eases pain of crop loss

Central West NSW farmer, Shane Peasley, was one of many to lose crops in this year’s near-record Lachlan Valley floods,...
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03/08/2016

Potential $40m windfall for MPCI in NSW

THE chief executive of a multi-peril crop insurer (MPCI) said a potential investment by the NSW State Government of $40...
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01/08/2016

Multi-Peril crop insurance: Challenges and opportunities

Australia is one of the few developed nations without major MPCI policies, but recent federal and NSW government support is...
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05/04/2016

Farmers gain Federal help to insure against drought and flooding rains

The Federal Government this week announces a $20 million funding program to help farmers. Read more... Publication: The Advertiser Date:...
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16/08/2015

Planning for the Worst

Multi-peril crop insurance could be a game changer for Australian agriculture. Read more... Publication: Landline : ABC TV Date: 16...
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14/08/2015

Multi-peril crop insurance: Can insurance against drought help farmers prepare for climate change?

A small but increasing number of Australian farmers are insuring their crops against drought, and with concern growing about a...
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01/07/2015

Agricultural Competitiveness White Paper

Commonwealth of Australia 2015, Agricultural Competitiveness White Paper, Canberra. Read more... Source: Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment Date:...
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01/06/2015

Taming the weather

In 2014, the Mace family of Nindigully, in the grasslands of southwest Queensland, made a claim against their multi-peril crop...
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01/05/2015

Target yields with crop insurance: Latevo

Latevo CEO, Andrew Trotter, urges WA growers to sow their crops at optimum times for yields with support from insurance...
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