Useful Links

Work Health and Safety

Dear Members,

If you require assistance with Work, Health and Safety or would like a site inspection to confirm your processes are compliant please contact Christos Despotis from NT WorkSafe on 1800 019 115, email


Looking for farm work?

Harvest work is a great way to broaden your experience of the NT as well as get some extra work. Whether it’s picking fruit, packing produce, planting seedlings or pruning shrubs. So how can you find one? 

Job Shop 

NT Farmers Vietnamese Grower's Membership Application Form

Please download and complete the application form and return to or Shop 15A Coolalinga Shopping Village, 460 Stuart Highway, NT 0836


Opportunities for Plant Industries in the Northern Territory Booklet

For information on the growing conditions in the Northern Territory, potential commercial crops and export markets:



Please download the attached documents, which includes a fact sheet, a map and an application form.


PEST ALERT: Varroa mite detected on Asian Honey Bee in Townsville

PEST ALERT: Varroa mite detected on Asian Honey Bee in Townsville
07 JULY 2016

An Asian honey (Apis cerana) bee hive has been found at the port in Townsville, Queensland. Scientific analysis of the bees has confirmed that two varroa mites (Varroa jacobsoni) were present on two of the bees.


Download the NT Farmers Association Membership Application Form

Become a Member of the NT Farmers Association

Download the attached form or complete a form online via:


NT Farmers Association August Newsletter

Please download the attached newsletter publication (June Edition)


Pay Guide - Horticulture Award 2010 current from July 2016

Please find attached a pay guide for the 2010 Horticulture Award, published 28 June 2016.

Pay rates change from 1 July each year, the rates in this guide apply from 01 July 2016.