National Farmers' Federation
Animal Welfare & Biosecurity

Australian agriculture is committed to continuous improvement in animal welfare & a robust, science-based biosecurity system that protects Australia from the damaging impact of pests and diseases. 

Australian farmers are renowned for their innovation and adoption of world-class operating standards. Farmers take seriously our responsibility to consumers and the community. Healthy animals and excellence in animal care is not only the right thing to do, it is integral to productive farming practices.

To continuously improve animal husbandry and to develop best practice for production animals, the NFF encourages collaboration, between farmers, government and the community. The NFF is committed to its responsibility to be leaders in animal welfare for commercial livestock and production animals.

Protecting Australian livestock and crops from pests and diseases, is essential to productivity and underpins the competitiveness of Australian produce overseas . A strong, robust and science based approach to biosecurity is essential to the farm sector’s continued growth.

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