Water committee

The TFGA’s Water Committee is the peak body representing Tasmanian farmers on water issues. The TFGA Water Committee consists of a diverse and comprehensive group of TFGA members from throughout Tasmania who represent the various Commodity Groups. Each member plays a critical role in supporting the Committee in its role as representative to water users within TFGA.

The TFGA’s Water Committee's main objectives is to protect the interests of water users in Tasmania in achieving efficient, equitable and profitable water use through a scientific and objective analysis of the water issues and policies as well as formulating strategic policies and decisions, both on State and Federal levels.

Water Committee Chairperson - Glenn Moore

Weeds committee

The TFGA’s Weeds Committee is the peak body representing Tasmanian farmers on weeds issues. The TFGA Weeds Standing Committee consists of a diverse and comprehensive group of TFGA members from throughout Tasmania who represent the various Commodity Groups. Each member plays a critical role in supporting the Committee in its role as representative to weeds issues within the TFGA.

Weeds Committee Chairperson - vacant

Wildlife Policing & Firearms committee

The TFGA’s Wildlife Policing & Firearms Committee is the peak body representing Tasmanian farmers on wildlife issues. The TFGA Wildlife Policing & Firearms Standing Committee consists of a diverse and comprehensive group of TFGA members from throughout Tasmania who represent the various Commodity Groups. Each member plays a critical role in supporting the Committee in its role as representative to wildlife issues within the TFGA.

Wildlife Policing & Firearms Committee Chairperson – Don Jones

Forestry committee

The TFGA Forestry Committee’s purpose is to act as the body representing the interests of those Tasmanian farmers who have private forestry on their property. The Committee lobbies and advocates for the development & implementation of policies and positions on issues affecting the sustainability of the Tasmanian forestry industry.

Forestry Committee Chairperson – vacant

Cereals & Seeds committee

The TFGA’s Cereal & Seeds Committee represents Tasmanian farmers on cereal, grains & seed issues. The TFGA Cereal & Seeds Committee consists of a diverse and comprehensive group of TFGA members from throughout Tasmania. Each member plays a critical role in supporting the Committee in its role as representative to cereal, grains and seed users within TFGA.

The TFGA is a member of Grain Producers Australia the national commodity body, helping contribute in industry discussions around a variety of issues.

Cereal & Seeds Committee Chair – Duncan Heazlewood