​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​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
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 c​onditions, Dairy Australia
Dealing with and log jams after flooding, DPIPWE
A Guide for Animal Holding Establishments, Department of Primary Industries NSW
Buying hay or silage after a 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

Managing Weeds after flooding, Agriculture Victoria
Farm Recovery After Flood​, Agriculture Victoria


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