Category: ExtensionAUS

The Australian Food and Agribusiness Directory

Food and Innovation Australia (FIAL), the Australian Institute of Food Science and Technology (AIFST) and the Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP), in collaboration with Data61 have created an easy-to-use searchable map of Australia that will help you connect with other stakeholders from across the entire industry value chain.

Victorian Rural Women’s Leadership and Mentoring Program

Are you a rural Victorian woman in agriculture who wants to be a better leader? Do you want to drive change, gain board experience or make a difference in your rural or regional community?
The Victorian Rural Women’s Network, alongside four partnerships, is offering funded places for rural Victorian women on […]

Salt reduction grants

Victorian Salt Reduction Innovation Grants of up to $25,000 are currently open and available to help small to medium enterprises (SME) reformulate their food products to reduce the amount of salt that Victorians are consuming.
These grants are a great way to help smaller companies make their foods healthier and be […]

Food and Beverage Trade Shows 2019

Trade Victoria is seeking applications from export-ready Victorian food and beverage organisations interested in participating in a range of trade missions to the United Arab Emirates, Japan, Vietnam and China in 2019.

Why should you attend?
Trade mission participants will have the opportunity to exhibit their products at a trade show and […]

Taste Victoria

Taste Victoria is the government’s roadmap for growing and investing in Victoria’s food and fibre exports. See the Taste Victoria promo video here.

Download Taste Victoria  [PDF File – 1.2 MB]
Download Taste Victoria (accessible)  [MS Word Document – 103.7 KB]
Taste Victoria includes two main initiatives: Global Table and Growing Food and Fibre Markets.
Global […]

How can Virtual Reality transform agriculture?

AR and VR have the potential to help farmers visualize crop data now available to them.
Drones built with inertial sensors, GPS, powerful processors, and imaging sensors can give farmers and data scientists a look at what’s happening in their fields.
Farmers wearing VR headsets can scan paddocks and assess crop response and […]

The State of European Food Tech 2018

Future food-tech 2018 was held in London last week.
Future Food-Tech is an international innovation and investment summit held annually in London, San Francisco and New York.
The report the State of European Food Tech 2018 was released at the conference. Key points include:

The report highlights the global growth of five food delivery […]

The Victorian Food Innovation Network launches on LinkedIn

Will Dalton, Nicki Marks and Melinda Knapp from the Victorian Food Innovation Network.
Today the Victorian Food Innovation Network launches on LinkedIn.
Let us help you connect to innovation experts such as @Badalya @TarnFoodConsulting @FAPIC @BeanstalkAgTech who can help you grow your business.
Stay informed about upcoming events in #foodinnovation and #foodtechnology.
Keep up […]

La Trobe Business School Northlink Food and Agribusiness Forum

Learn what it takes to build innovative and sustainable food production systems and agribusiness in Australia with the following Key Note Speakers:
Allan McCallum, Chairman of CANN Group, Australia’s first licensed/permitted grower of medicinal cannabis in Australia.
Allan’s presentation will address agtech – Agriculture’s disrupter or saviour? Disruptive technology is changing our daily […]