South East Queensland AgVet Chemical Cleanup – Reminder to register by Friday 13 May

To assist farmers and other agvet chemical users impacted by the recent floods, Agsafe, in collaboration with Qld Department of Environment and Science, is enabling an extraordinary ChemClear run through SE Qld. As with other ChemClear campaigns, agricultural chemical holders will need to pre-register.  Please click on this link or

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Weekly Update – Natural Disaster Resources 30th March 2022

Freshcare understands that a lot of Australians are going through tough times at the moment. That’s why we’ve compiled a list of resources for our regional communities to access on this weeks update. Natural Disaster Relief Flood Relief for NSW, Queensland and Victoria residents. If you’re being affected by an active

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Freshcare Supply Chain Networking Event Wrap-Up

Freshcare would like to thank the NSW Government Small Business Month Program for funding our Supply Chain Networking event earlier this week. The NSW Government’s contribution enabled us to support small businesses in our local area, through provision of services including venue hire, catering, print media, graphic design and AV

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Seeking Expressions of Interest

Freshcare® is seeking expressions of interest to develop and provide a digitally enabled, user-friendly customer journey that facilitates compliance with horticultural standards.  The project will start with a focus on the Freshcare Food Safety & Quality Edition 4.2 Standard (FSQ4.2) with the capability of further expansion to other standards. Responses

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Weekly Update 9th March 2022

Our pick of current industry news, events, developments and opportunities: Flooded farmers pull together market in Lismore to feed hungry locals fresh produce Despite the catastrophic floods, farmers trucked much-needed fresh produce to Lismore on the weekend. The Lismore Farmers Market, held at the showground, was able to go ahead after

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Freshcare Celebrates International Women’s Day

Freshcare acknowledges the achievements of their staff, members, growers and businesses Australia wide on International Women’s Day.

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Weekly Update – Flood Disaster and COVID Relief Resources

Freshcare understands that a lot of Australians are going through tough times at the moment. That’s why we’ve compiled a list of resources for our regional communities to access on this weeks update. Natural Disaster Relief Flood Relief for NSW, Queensland and Victoria residents. If you’re being affected by an active

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Weekly Newswire 9th February 2022

Our pick of current industry news, events, developments and opportunities: Agricultural workforce set for a boost with AgMove extension to help get thousands more workers onto Australian farms Thousands more Australians and visa holders will be able to receive financial support to relocate for short-term agricultural work after the Morrison

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Weekly Newswire 2nd February 2022

Our pick of current industry news, events, developments and opportunities: This Colorado ‘solar garden’ is literally a farm under solar panels Changes to solar power regulation on historic farmland has led to some changes with high potential for renewable energy and surprising benefits to plants. Read more at NPR. ‘More

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Freshcare Chairperson Belinda Hazell awarded OAM

Congratulations to Freshcare Chairperson Belinda Hazell for being awarded Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM) for her outstanding contribution to our agriculture industry. Belinda was recognised on the 2022 Australia Day honours list for her ongoing service to Primary Industries and has been a long-time advocate for women in

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