Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry (Australia)

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Position paper

National statement on climate change and agriculture

Australian agriculture is one of the most diverse and varied sectors in the world. This national statement is an Australian first. It marks a commitment by all agriculture ministers to provide leadership and work together with the nation's climate-smart agricultural sector.

National biosecurity strategy 2022-2032

The task for Australia’s biosecurity system is becoming increasingly complex, creating new challenges for governments, industry and other stakeholders in protecting Australia’s biosecurity status. This strategy document outlines a collective vision for Australia’s future biosecurity system.

Resilience in the Australian food supply chain

To date, the Australian food supply chain has demonstrated a high degree of resilience, but there are factors on both the demand and supply sides of the chain that are decreasing future resilience.

Monitoring the social and economic impacts of forestry

This report is the outcome of research project to develop indicators that identify the social and economic cost and benefits of forestry, the direct and flow-on benefits of forestry activity and the impacts of current policy settings on the forest industry.

One biosecurity: a working partnership

This report is an independent review of Australia’s quarantine and biosecurity arrangements which outlines a plan to set up a new national authority, bringing together quarantine, biosecurity and parts of the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry.