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Prepare, manage through, and recover from drought.

Low-interest loans to help your farm business prosper and grow through drying conditions.

5 years of strengthening Australian agriculture

RIC is delivering low-cost loans to farm businesses on behalf of the Australian Government to strengthen agriculture and build thriving regional communities.

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FY2024 Loan funding

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Since start-up, as at 31 January 2024


Farm Relief Tool

“We’ve heard from the agriculture industry when farmers know where to find help, they feel more confident, and they have a better outlook on their ability to plan and recover.”
Chief Executive Officer, John Howard

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CEO John Howard with Farm Relief tool

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RIC will host a free online webinar on Wednesday, 28 February 2024 for farmers, financial advisers, business planners and rural counsellors who are interested in learning more about how a low-interest RIC Drought Loan may be able to help prepare for, manage through or recover from drought.