Agriculture and farming

Tweed Shire Council’s Sustainable Agriculture Program collaborates with local farmers to encourage farmland sustainability and productivity while enhancing environmental values.

The program provides grant funding, educational field days and resources, policy work and advocacy.

Farming community

Join our farming community

Find out about workshops, field days, events, grant opportunities and other initiatives.

Sign up to the Tweed Shire Sustainable Agriculture Network.

 
Onsite farm consultation

Book a free onsite farm consultation

Contact our Sustainable Agriculture Program Leader on 02 6670 2400 or at agriculture@tweed.nsw.gov.au

Attend workshops and events

Please note there will be no Farm Walk & Talk on Thursday 6 July 2024. We are busy planning for a number of great farm field days and workshops. To hear about these events, project outcomes and other activities, simply email “subscribe” to agriculture@tweed.nsw.gov.au.

Tweed Sustainable Agriculture Strategy

The strategy, developed in consultation with industry and local farmers in 2016, outlines Tweed Shire Council’s commitment to supporting the sustainable growth of agriculture in the Tweed Shire and includes a number of achievable and aspirational goals.

Tweed Sustainability Agriculture Strategy(PDF, 2MB)