Farmers looking to diversify their enterprise can now access information on appropriate options. which they may not have previously known about or considered.
The Rural Industries Research & Development Corporation (RIRDC) launched www.farmdiversity.com.au last year and the website allows farmers to research and shortlist industries that may be viable in their region – simply by entering their postcode. The website is a helpful resource for farmers investigating their options for diversifying and strengthening their businesses.
The information pertains to 119 industries including plants and livestock.
If you are interested in diversification or considering expanding your enterprise, visit the www.farmdiversity.com.au for more information.