Key agricultural activities in our arid region are wool growing, cotton, grains, grapes and stone fruits. There is also increasing goat and sheep meat production.
Comments are welcome until 3 November 2015 on the first draft statewide planning framework for travelling stock reserves. Download the framework and a fact sheet.
Applications are open until 14 October for eligible not-for-profit legal entities to host a Local Landcare Coordinator. Download the guidelines and application form.
Don't miss this event
Find out about Australia’s emerging carbon market and opportunities to get involved at the Rangelands Carbon Conference on 28–29 October 2015 at Cobar. Registration is free and includes access to the Carbon Expo held in conjunction with the conference.
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Amateur photos taken in the Western Local Region are welcome in the 2015 Life and Light Photo Competition. The theme is Our Land – My Home. Entries close 31 October.
Lodge your annual land and stock return by 31 August to help safeguard biosecurity and ensure market access for NSW producers.
The rates you pay to Local Land Services allow your local region to fund the services it provides to landholders and contribute to other important statewide functions.
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Key achievements from Local Land Services' first year of operation are outlined in a publication that highlights statewide results as well as case studies from the 11 regions.
Four online tools are available to help landholders determine whether their clearing activities require approval.
- Applications close next week for Local Landcare Coordinator hosts
07 October 2015
- New era for travelling stock reserves: draft framework launched
22 September 2015
- Applications open for Local Landcare Coordinator positions
14 September 2015
- Western region shines in 2015 NSW Landcare Awards
04 September 2015
- MoU to strengthen links between Local Land Services and Landcare NSW
02 September 2015
- Rangelands Carbon Conference
31 August 2015