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Digital Farmers Conference – Bringing AgTech to Life

13- 14 June 2018,  Pyrmont, Sydney NSW

Digital agriculture is evolving rapidly. Recent industry discussions have focused on explaining the technology. As tech awareness matures, it’s time to shift focus to the fundamental enabler in this revolution without which there would be no agriculture, let alone digital agriculture: people.
The Australian Farm […]

Food Fraud Symposium

Stamford Plaza Sydney Airport Hotel, Wednesday 28 March 2018

This FoodLegal Symposium focuses on the importance of new traceability protection technologies, databases and regulatory frameworks to protect brand and product integrity and the need to implement countermeasures for food fraud; as well as the opportunities to use similar technologies to create […]

Innovation and Pulse Foods

Case study – Innovative Australian pulse foods in sight
Source: Australian Food News (
Imagine siting down to a breakfast of chickpea flakes? This situation may be a reality if a new Australian research project comes to fruition.
Working with Uncle Toby’s and Woods Foods, a pulse processor in Queensland, a PhD candidate, […]

New Melbourne’s North Food Group

The Melbourne’s North Food Group launched on 15 February 2018 at RMIT’s Bundoora campus.
A new Melbourne’s North Food Group will grow Food and Beverage Manufacturing in Melbourne’s North, with the support of the Victorian Government’s Sector Growth Program.
The Food Group is an initiative of NORTH Link – a regional partnership of industry, […]

Victorian Healthy Eating Enterprise

Healthy eating is a fundamental part of our lives, significantly impacting the health of individuals and that of our community. Healthy eating helps to prevent and reduce the risk of heart disease, type II diabetes and some cancers, and contributes to a robust workforce.

The Victorian Healthy Eating Enterprise (VHEE) is […]

Australians forge new Asia Pacific AgTech alliance

A group of Australian investors and founders have formed a new industry initiative to promote agricultural technology and entrepreneurship through the Asia Pacific.
The Asia Pacific AgTech Alliance (APAA) was launched in Singapore with an aim of growing entrepreneurship in the food and agricultural technology sectors, through a range of programs, […]

64th International Congress of Meat Science and Technology

12-17 August, Melbourne
The 64th International Congress of Meat Science and Technology will be held in Melbourne, Australia, 12 – 17 August 2018.
The Congress theme is ‘Quality and Integrity for Global Consumers’.
The Congress will focus on:

Provenance and fraud detection
Process control in the meat industry
Next generation technologies to assess carcass and meat quality
Food safety […]

Australian Food and Agribusiness Directory

Food and Innovation Australia Limited (FIAL) is an industry led, government funded initiative to collaboratively fuel growth throughout the food and agribusiness industry.
FIAL, in partnership with the Australian Institute of Food Science and Technology (AIFST) and the Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP), and in collaboration with Data61, have created an […]