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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.  More Facts and Figures here.

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Note: - The Tasmanian Government has extended the current moratorium on the commercial production of GM crops until November 2019. 

Visit AgriGrowth Tasmania and Investing in Irrigation and read the latest 'Tasmanian Regions' e-magazine. 

  

  Current Bushfires & Other Incidents (these alerts may be out of date, for the latest please check Fire Tasmania also see the complete list of alerts for Tasmania at TasAlert)
  • Cormiston Road, NORTH RIVERSIDE
  • Bluff Road, DEVONPORT
  • Ballawinne Road, LINDISFARNE
  • Tasman Highway, Runnymede, Buckland and Woodsdale Rd
  • Gladstone Road, Pioneer
  • Woods Lake Dam, Interlaken
  • Hays Lagoon, Emita
  • Gardens Road, Binalong Bay
Visit the Tasmanian Institute of Agriculture website for updates on research, development, extension and education programs in Tasmanian agriculture.
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