Category: Financial Support

Victorian Horticulture Gets Innovation Fund Boost

The Victorian Government’s Horticulture Innovation Fund is supporting another six organisations across regional Victoria to help horticulture businesses innovate, expand and employ more people.
The latest recipients of the Fund will receive grants of up to $50,000 to help grower businesses test and adapt new technologies and processes to boost production, exports into […]

2018 Governor of Victoria Export Awards

The Governor of Victoria Export Awards (GOVEA) is the most prestigious export award in Victoria.
Rewarding the state’s most successful and innovative exporters with the stamp of international success, a GOVEA gives your business recognition in local and international markets.
Applications close 28 June 2018.
Now in its 39th year, GOVEA 2018 will be […]

Victorian Artisanal Producers On Cloud Nine

Picture: Minister for Agriculture Jaala Pulford launched the Artisanal Ag & Premium Food program at Cloud 9 with Member for Macedon MaryAnne Thomas and local producers. 
Victorian artisanal producers have fared well with a new artisanal agriculture and premium food program.
Minister for Agriculture Jaala Pulford announced the $2 million program at Cloud 9 Artisan Cheese in Pipers […]

Food Source Victoria

Food Source Victoria is a $20 million Victorian Government initiative to assist regional food businesses to grow.
The Food Source program helps boost exports, build industry capabilities and create jobs in regional Victoria. It encourages food producers and their supply chain to work together to add value to food grown and […]

Recycling Industry Transition Support Grants open

Victoria’s recycling industry has been provided a $1 million funding package as part of the State Government’s response to China’s National Sword policy.
The move is part of the Victorian Government’s $13 million package towards councils and industry to support the ongoing collection of household recyclable waste.
Funding will be available to […]

World Dairy Innovation Awards 2018 open for entries

Entries are now open for the FoodBev World Dairy Innovation Awards 2018, closing 11 May.
Now in their 12th year, the World Dairy Innovation Awards are designed to celebrate excellence and innovation across every category of the global dairy industry.
Both established brands and exciting start-ups are invited to enter the awards to […]

ICM Agrifood Award for excellence in Agrifood

Applications for the 2018 award are now open and close Friday 13 April 2018.
Two of Australia’s most innovative young food and agriculture professionals will win the 2018 ICM Agrifood Award.
The ICM Agrifood Award is an early career award for two scientists or technologists who have achieved substantial peer/industry recognition for his/her […]

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, […]