Agricultural Development Fund TAS

The Agricultural Development Fund provides public or private sector organisations with funding to undertake innovative agriculture projects that promote sustainable growth in the industry.

The grant is no longer available

What you get?

Funding of up to $1 million.

Who is this for?

Private or public sector organisations operating in the agricultural sector.


The Agricultural Development Fund provides Tasmanian agricultural industries with funding to undertake projects that contribute to sustainable growth and jobs in agriculture.

Preference will be given to projects that:

  • help producers to reduce emissions and adapt to and prepare for the impacts of climate change
  • assist agribusiness to identify, plan for and manage biosecurity risks
  • help industry address digital skill gaps and improve productivity
  • respond rapidly to threats in order to minimise adverse impacts on the sector.

Applicants must demonstrate how the project will deliver farm-level impacts that benefit Tasmanian farmers and contribute to sustainable growth and jobs in agriculture.

What are the eligibility criteria?

Tasmanian public or private sector are eligible to apply, provided that the project addresses a genuine need identified by Tasmanian industry and involves demonstrable collaboration with industry partners.

How do you apply?

Find out more about eligibility and how to apply at Agricultural Development Fund.