The department is helping primary producers manage their business through a range of drought services, including financial assistance, livestock nutrition and animal welfare information, and business-management strategies.
Drought assistance programs
Drought assistance programs provided by government
Drought and climate adaptation program
An initiative to improve drought preparedness and resilience for Queensland producers.
Software, management and feeding practices during drought
National drought reform – farm business training
National drought reform, Farm business training, Registered training organisations
The Government has appointed two Drought Commissioners to ensure that the government remains informed of current drought conditions and provide updates on the impacts of drought
Drought Program Review
In August 2018, an independent expert panel were engaged to look at what can be done during, and prepare for future droughts through a Drought Program Review.