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Rural industries are major contributors to the economy of Tasmania

More than a quarter of Tasmania's land area is committed to agriculture. When primary production is combined with dependent downstream processing, it provides around a third of Gross State Product, about a third of employment and a quarter of all overseas exports.  

                               

Find more Facts and Figures - and visit AgriGrowth Tasmania and Investing in Irrigation.  Note:the Tasmanian Government has now extended the current moratorium on the commercial production of GM crops until November 2019.  

  

  Current Bushfires & Other Incidents (these alerts may be out of date, for the latest please check Fire Tasmania also see the complete list of alerts for Tasmania at TasAlert)
  • Rocky Cape and Sisters Beach
  • Grices Road, TEA TREE
  • Wielangta Road, Rheban
  • Buckland Road, Buckland
  • Hays Lagoon, Emita
  • Travellers Rest
  • Heald Road, TRAVELLERS REST
  • Five Mile Road, Emita
  • Coles Bay Road, Coles Bay
  • Saint Helens Airport
  • Treloggins Track / Stieglitz
  • Parkdale Road, Leslie Vale
  • Lauderdale Road, Jetsonville
  • South Weld Road, Southwest
Visit the Tasmanian Institute of Agriculture website for updates on research, development, extension and education programs in Tasmanian agriculture.
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