Australian Farmers' Federation

Identity area

Type of entity

Industry association

Authorized form of name

Australian Farmers' Federation

Parallel form(s) of name

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Description area

Dates of existence

1969 - 1979


Formed in 1969 as a result of a merger between the Australian Primary Producers' Union and the National Farmers' Union of Australia, the Australian Farmers' Federation amalgamated ten years later, in 1979, with the Australian Wheatgrowers' Federation, the Australian Wool and Meat Producers' Federation, the Australian Vegetable Growers' Association, the Australian Woolgrowers' and Graziers' Council, the Australian Seed Producers' Federation, the Cattlemens' Union of Australia and the Australian National Cattlemens' Council to form the National Farmers' Federation.


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Functions, occupations and activities

Representation for farmers

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Internal structures/genealogy

General context

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Control area

Authority record identifier

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Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Entered from deposit description 31 October 2012




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