Farming Facts

The agricultural sector, at farm-gate, contributes 3 percent to Australia’s total gross domestic product (GDP). The gross value of Australian farm production in 2016-17 was $60 billion.

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We grow 93% of our own food supply - making us the 6th most food secure nation on Earth.

36% of milk production is exported

The dairy industry employs


There are 5,699

dairy farms in Australia