NT Farmers Own Greg Owens Wins Community Stewardship Award

NT Farmers Industry Development Manager, Greg Owens has been recognised for his tireless efforts in helping farmers develop strong farm businesses and management practices in the Territory by being awarded the Community Stewardship Award at the 2016 National Awards for Excellence Gala Dinner.


2016 Agricultural Census - Get involved today

The 2016 Agricultural Census is here.

NT Farmers supports the 2016 Agricultural Census. Please complete today. Quality agricultural statistics help us to help you.


Wages & Awards

Horticultural and Pastoral Awards

The new minimum rate as of 1 July 2012  is $15.96

The casual loading is still transitioning from the original 20% (prior to the Modern Awards) to the new 25% as stated in the Modern Awards. For the 2012-2013 year the casual loading is 23% (next year it is 24% and in 2014-2015 it reaches the full 25%).

What We Do

Meeting individual grower needs......

1. Growing - Research and development, extension activities, technology transfer;

2. Linking with the market - supply chain development, cool chain management, market intelligence;

3. Getting information - across industry communication, regulation, market access, current information;

4. Access to resources - land, water, labour, transport

5. Training - identify and facilitate training (business management, first aid, chemicals, quality assessment)

Contact Us

Northern Territory Farmers Association Inc (NT Farmers)
Shop 15A Coolalinga Shopping Centre
460 Stuart Hwy COOLALINGA 0839  NT
Tel: (08) 8983 3233

The Northern Australia Development Office
Development House, Ground Floor
76 The Esplanade, Darwin 

NT Farmers Association
P.O. Box 748
Coolalinga  NT  0839