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Off-farm equity rule skittles ‘first start’ scheme

Thought we would share this great letter from Queensland Country Life – highlights beautifully the type of passionate young people we will hopefully assist to grow a career in agriculture.
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The Decline of America Part I: What Consumes the Consumers?

"Paradoxically, what keeps the so-called consumer society going is the fact that trying to find yourself through things doesn’t work: The ego satisfaction is short-lived and so you keep looking for more, keep buying, keep consuming." ~ Eckhart Tolle The Financial Philosopher, 28 March 2013
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Farm incomes on the way down

"ABARES forecasts that income across a range of farm businesses will decline in the next year. However, it says farm debt levels are lower and equity in businesses remains strong." ABC Rural News, Tuesday, 05/03/2013
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No Farmers, No Food, No Future

Here is a great article written by Nick Rose for the Australian Food Sovereignty Alliance. http://www.australianfoodsovereigntyalliance.org/blog/2013/04/17/no-farmers-no-food-no-future/ Nick touches on the Demographic Crisis amongst Farmers.
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