Flood

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Flooding may be caused by heavy localised rains or floodwaters slowly flowing across the landscape or both. 

Although some of the resources listed below are from other States, the information is relevant to Tasmanian farmers in managing floods.​

Planning for floods, DPIPWE
Flood Preparation Checklist, Business Tasmania
Preparing for floods​NSW Department of Primary Industries
Dam Emergencies​, DPIPWE

Tips and Strategies

​​​FAQ Accessing Fodder in Emergency Situations, Tasmania​
Fodder in Tasmania​, Biosecurity Tasmania ​(including purchasing/moving fodder within Tasmania and ​importing from interstate)
Livestock Management when it's very wet underfoot​, Meat and Livestock Australia
Dairy - managing in wet conditions, Dairy Australia
Dairy - prepare for flood, Dairy Australia
Dairy - recovery from flood​, Dairy Australia
Dealing with and log jams after flooding, DPIPWE
Helping your animals, NSW Department of Primary Industries
Buying hay or silage after a flood, NSW Department of Primary Industries
Weed strategies following flood, NSW Department of Primary Industries
Managing horticulture crops after floods​, Queensland Government
Flooded vineyard case studies​, Grape and Wine Research and Development Corporation
Managing Vineyards After a Wet Winter and Spring​, Australian Wine Research Institute
Recovery of pastures after floods​, Department of Environment and Primary Industries Victoria
Managing potato crop recovery after flooding​, Horticulture Industry Network
Farm Recovery After Flood​, Agriculture Victoria

 

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