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New broadacre farming project to boost local economy

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New broadacre farming project to boost local economy

Opportunities to boost commercial crops in the Northern Territory (NT), strengthen market supply and support the local economy have come to fruition during April with the release of under-utilised Douglas Daly Research Farm land, via license for commercial horticulture initiatives.

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2020 Brolga Northern Territory Tourism Awards

Following the announcement from the Australian Tourism Industry Council (ATIC) that the Australian Tourism Awards national program and associated national event will not be proceeding in 2020, Tourism NT advises that the 2020 Brolga Northern Territory Tourism Awards will also not proceed.

On-Farm Emergency Water Rebate Scheme

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On-Farm Emergency Water Rebate Scheme

Livestock farmers who are affected by drought can access financial support to improve drought resilience and manage the welfare of livestock under the On-Farm Emergency Water Rebate Scheme.

Roadmap to the new normal

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Roadmap to the new normal

The Northern Territory (NT) Government has released a three stage principles-based roadmap plan to take the NT to the new normal.

Nathan River Resources to recommence mining activities

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Nathan River Resources to recommence mining activities

Nathan River Resources (NRR) has been issued an authorisation to recommence mining activities as part of the Nathan River Project mine, in the Roper Gulf region.

Hemp industry act and regulations commence

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Hemp industry act and regulations commence

Today the Hemp Industry Act 2019 and the Hemp Industry Regulations 2020 commenced, enabling the Northern Territory (NT) farming sector to work with a versatile new crop that could offer both good economic return and an environmentally sustainable product.

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Saving Jobs: Tourism Rebound Taskforce Established for Industry Recovery

The Territory Labor Government has established a Tourism Rebound Taskforce made up of national experts to provide strategic and practical advice on a potential recovery roadmap for the local tourism industry which has been hard hit by COVID-19 measures.

Business update: Jobs Rescue and Recovery plan

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Business update: Jobs Rescue and Recovery plan

An update for businesses on the Business Hardship Package, the Territory's roadmap to the new normal and the business health check tool.

Business update: Jobs Rescue and Recovery plan

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Business update: Jobs Rescue and Recovery plan

An update for businesses on the support available due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis.

Anzac Day 2020: Dawn service with a difference

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Anzac Day 2020: Dawn service with a difference

Traditional Anzac Day gatherings including dawn services, national ceremonies and veterans’ marches will not go ahead this year, however Territorians can still commemorate Anzac Day safely at home.