This page includes resources for workplaces in the Agriculture industry on work health and safety, workers’ compensation and COVID-19.
The Agriculture industry involves both the growing and cultivation of horticultural and other crops, and the controlled breeding, raising or farming of animals.
This may include:
- sheep, beef cattle and grain farming
- fruit and tree nut growing
- dairy cattle farming
- mushroom and vegetable growing
- nursery and floriculture production
- other crop growing
- poultry farming
- deer farming, and
- other livestock farming.
Workplaces range from large stations to small family farms, and may include grazing areas, fields for growing crops or dairy farms. Many agricultural workplaces are also a family home.