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National Farmers' Federation - The Australian Farmers' Fighting Fund
... Established in 1985, the Australian Farmers' Fighting Fund (AFFF) provides financial, legal and professional assistance to farmers facing major issues that have the potential to set legal precedents ... out of Mudgenberri dispute in 1985, funded in part by farmers and in part by non-farming businesses ...
Muffuletta - Origins
... According to Marie Lupo Tusa, daughter of the Central Grocery's founder, it was born when Sicilian farmers selling their produce at the nearby Farmers' Market ... Shortly, farmers came to merely ask for a "muffuletta" for their lunch ...
Farmers Union
... Farmers Union is a brand name established by the South Australian Farmers' Co-operative Union Ltd (S.A.F.U.) ...
William Charles Good
... November 16, 1967) was a Canadian politician and leader of the farmers' and co-operative movement in Canada ... Good joined the executive of the Farmers' Association in 1904 ... A proponent of farmers' unity, he founded the Canadian Council of Agriculture in 1909 with Ernest Charles Drury and E ...
National Farmers' Federation
... The National Farmers' Federation (NFF) is the peak national body representing farmers and, more broadly, agriculture across Australia ... NFF's members are the state-level farmers' organisations, national commodity councils, and other affiliated members ... According to the NFF charter, state-level farmers' organisations represent the interests of the agricultural sector in their respective states while issues related ...

Famous quotes containing the word farmers:

    Boys finding for the first time their loins filled with heart’s
    blood
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    themselves
    Arisen at sunrise
    James Dickey (b. 1923)

    Our farmers round, well pleased with constant gain,
    Like other farmers, flourish and complain.
    George Crabbe (1754–1832)

    The farmers crowd to the fair today in obedience to the same ancient law,... as naturally as bees swarm and follow their queen.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)