The TFGA Meat Council represents the interests of this important agricultural sector. In addition to representing the interests of its members, TFGA Meat Council also aims to:
The Chairperson of the Meat Council is George Shea
The TFGA Vegetable Council is the combined voice of vegetable growers in Tasmania. Growers of crops that include potatoes, onions, beans, peas, carrots and brassica's (broccoli, cauliflower and brussel sprouts) are represented through the Vegetable Council and by national peak body Ausveg.
The Vegetable Council aims to:
These activities, together with value adding and the continued advancement in promotion of Tasmania's quality agricultural produce are objectives of the Council.
The committees representing your interests are:
• McCain Potatoes
• Simplot Processed Potatoes
• Simplot Seed Potatoes
• Simplot Peas
• Simplot Beans
• Simplot Carrots
• Pyrethrum Growers
The Chairperson of the Vegetable Council is Nathan Richardson
TFGA Wool Council is committed to a profitable future for its members and a viable future for Tasmanian wool producers. Through the wool council farmers benefit from the activities of the TFGA and Wool Producers Australia (WPA)
The Wool Council:
The Chairperson of the Wool Council is Andrew Johnston
The TFGA Dairy Council represents the interests of Tasmanian dairy farmers. Through Dairy Council, dairy farmers benefit from the activities of the Tasmanian Farmers and Graziers Association and Australian Dairy Farmers Ltd (ADF).
The Dairy Council
Your Dairy Council Chairperson is Geoff Cox
The Agriculture Commodity Council is the umbrella body for a number of TFGA Commodity Committees and it provides a mechanism for the election of a Director to the TFGA Board.
The commodities represented through the Agriculture Commodity Council are:
Your Agriculture Council Chairperson is Corey Spencer