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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.


Note: - The Tasmanian Government has 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  Current Bushfires & Other Incidents (these alerts may be out of date, for the latest please check Fire Tasmania also see the complete list of alerts for Tasmania at TasAlert)
  • Turkey Farm Road, BRIDGENORTH
  • Native Corners Road, Campania
  • Speedwell Road, Hellyer
  • Black Charles Opening
Visit the Tasmanian Institute of Agriculture website for updates on research, development, extension and education programs in Tasmanian agriculture.
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