These are links to useful resources
Marketing fundamentals for direct to market producers
A three part youtube series that will give producers expert tips and technical advice on the fundamentals of marketing.
Direct to market consumer survey
Read the report commissioned by Greater Sydney Local Land Services to understand what motivated consumers to purchase direct from growers, identify their understanding of ‘sustainable’ farming, and help the farming sector market their produce to this segment.
Direct to market farmer survey
In 2021, Greater Sydney Local Land Services conducted a survey on farmers in the region selling produce to direct to market.
In 2019, Greater Sydney Local Land Services conducted a statewide survey on farmers selling produce direct to local suppliers.
See a snapshot of the statewide and Greater Sydney results. Read the results here
One web portal for drought support and other assistance initiatives from the Australian government, state governments, not-for-profit organisations and other charities.
Farm biosecurity website
Climate Kelpie website
Bureau of Meterology
Contains information about monthly and seasonal outlooks
A portal for information about weeds including photos for identification
Adapt NSW website provides interactive maps to source information about climate predictions for your area
Farmtable website contains a library of resources for farmers on a variety of topics from business planning, farm leasing, marketing, farming practices etc.
Horses in emergencies
Preventing livestock theft
April 2020Petrea Wait, District Veterinarian, MonaroDeclining stock numbers as a result of the prolonged drought in ...
Fertilisers for pastures guide
This booklet is a guide to help landholders make better fertiliser decisions for their pastures. Much of the informa...