Future proofing Aussie farmers, fishers and foresters

Co-operative Farming is designed to support farmers, fishers and foresters through the formation of new farming co-operatives and to foster the resilience and growth of developing farming co-operatives, including those formed under the Farm Co-operatives and Collaboration Pilot Program (Farming Together)

The Co-operative Farming Project provides:


The Co-operative Farming project provides farmers, fishers and foresters wanting to find out more about starting a co-operative and those wanting to grow existing co-operatives. This includes advice, education, mentoring and other opportunities.

Events: Co-operative Conversations – the livestream series

We speak with farmers who are successfully using Co-operative farming business models. Hear their stories and real life experiences (warts and all).

We provide an extensive range of resources, tools, education bursaries, mentoring program and interactive website.

Three project envoys and eight farming and fishery champions have been appointed to the project to lead, inspire and guide our interactions and engagement with farming communities.

Read the latest news, media releases and in the news items on the BCCM’s Co-operative Farming project.

You can call our hotline or email us.

This project is supported by the Department of Agriculture, through funding from Australian Government’s Starting Farm Co-operative Program.

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