ALEC is a member of The National Farmers' Federation (NFF), the peak national body representing farmers and agriculture across Australia. It is one of Australia's most widely respected advocacy organisations.

Since its inception in 1979, the NFF has earned a reputation as a leader in the identification, development and achievement of policy outcomes – championing issues affecting farmers and dedicated to the advancement of agriculture.

The NFF is dedicated to proactively generating greater understanding and better-informed awareness of farming's modern role, contribution and value to the entire community.

One of the keys to the NFF's success has been its commitment to presenting innovative and forward-looking solutions to the issues affecting agriculture, striving to meet current and emerging challenges, and advancing Australia's vital agricultural production base.

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MinterEllison acted for the Applicant in the Federal Court proceedings Brett Cattle Company Pty Ltd v Minister for Agriculture & Anor NSD 1102/2014.

The Court has ordered that the attached notice to group members (Group Notice) be published on ALEC's website and has been published on the NFF website and the link to the Group Notice is here published October 2020.