News and Events

Keep up to date with new research findings and feel empowered to adopt the latest science, technology and tools by exploring the latest AgriFutures Australia news and events.

Upcoming events

TOOWOOMBA, QLD 04.07.24

National Renewables in Agriculture Conference and Expo 2024

This event brings together farmers, agriculture and energy consultants, peak bodies and Government representatives to share stories of on-farm renewables, their business case and discuss what’s driving the transformation of energy use in agriculture.

AUSTRALIA WIDE 18.06.24  -   20.06.24

Industrial Hemp Variety Trial and Sesame Field Days 2024

The emerging industrial hemp industry has varietal trials in the ground in every state, and the Northern Territory in Australia. Farmers interested in growing the crop are invited to inspect the sites at a series of field days planned for 2024.

DENELIZA DOWNS, CAPRICORN HIGHWAY, 5KM EAST OF EMERALD, QLD 18.04.24

Northern Australia Crop Research Centre of Excellence Emerald Field Day

The annual field day, which focuses on new crop options to maximise returns in broadacre rotations is hosted by the Northern Australia Crop Research Centre of Excellence, a partnership that brings together researchers from CQUniversity with farm machinery leaders RDO Equipment Australia, farmers from the Central Highlands Cotton Growers & Irrigators Association and Grain Producers Australia, and agribusiness expertise from the Central Highlands Development Corporation.

BALLINA, NSW 22.05.24  -  LAUNCESTON, TAS 22.08.24  -  TOWNSVILLE, QLD 17.09.24

Agribusiness workshops for Emerging Industries

This one-day workshop will introduce participants to using the Business Model Canvas (BMC) process for planning. The workshop will provide an overview of business planning and include blocks of supported individual learning so participants leave at the end of the day with a useable plan for a priority aspect of their business.

ONLINE VIA TEAMS 27.05.24 / 18.10.24

Agribusiness training sprints for Emerging Industries

Join one of four supported online learning groups and work on a focus or skillset of your choice. You can negotiate how much time you spend learning and chose to focus on a topic that is useful for your business.
Funded by AgriFutures Australia, delivered by expert agribusiness trainers from RM Consulting Group (RMCG).

ONLINE VIA TEAMS 23.05.24

Agribusiness expert webinar for Emerging Industries producers

Are you an emerging industry producer? Join us for an Agribusiness expert webinar. This 1.5 hour webinar will be delivered and recorded via Teams and facilitated by agribusiness specialists at RM Consulting Group (RMCG).

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