Topic: agriculture

Registered Service Providers – Prepare For and Attract Investment

Best Exchange Group Pty Ltd
Chord Advisory
Crowe Horwath Australia
GYB Regional – Grow Your Business
Grant Thornton Australia Ltd
Inspirative Training Pty Ltd (Vative)
Madison Cross Australia Pty Ltd
Minter Ellison
nem Australasia Pty Ltd
Norton Rose Fulbright
Price Waterhouse Coopers (PwC Vic)
Robert Weller and Associates
Strategic Project Partners
TXM Lean Solutions Pty Ltd
 
Best Exchange Group Pty Ltd
Contact: Martin Szakal, Managing Director
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AusAg & Foodtech Summit 2018

3-4 September 2018
Rydges on Swanston, Melbourne
The AusAg & Foodtech Summit 2018 translates Australian science into business, putting the spotlight on investment in agritech and foodtech innovation.
Building on the success of the 2017 event, the Summit draws together the agritech and foodtech ecosystem to advance commercialisation opportunities and foster relationships between […]

Food for thought: Challenges and opportunities for farming in Melbourne’s foodbowl

Melbourne is surrounded by a highly productive foodbowl that is important to the food supply of this rapidly growing city.
Previous generations have managed the resources of the city’s hinterland to maintain the capacity of the land, waterways and ecosystems to feed the city’s residents.
However, rapid and continuing growth since the […]

2018 Australian IoT Awards

Three of the best project finalists in the IoT Hub 2018 Australian IoT Awards come from the agriculture sector.
Mystic Motion semi-autonomous vehicle control by Mystic Pants. Mystic Motion is a control system for retro-fitting to vehicle fleets that uses a combination of differential GPS and multiple wireless technologies to enable precision vehicle location […]

Ask an Expert: Re-fermentation and Apple Cider Vinegar

The Food Innovation Network comprises a core group of food and beverage industry experts that make up the Network’s Community of Practice (CoP). Anyone in the food value chain can ask a question of the experts and we will endeavour to find an answer.
Today’s question comes from Daryl in the […]

Apply Now: Rocket Seeder Spring Crop 18 Accelerator Program

Pictured: Rocket Seeder Spring Crop 17 graduates – Farmwall (image copyrighted to Rocket Seeder)
Are you or someone you know working on a food or agriculture business idea or start-up?
Rocket Seeder’s next 14-week start-up accelerator program – Spring Crop 18 – will run from 27 August to 26 November.
Applications are open until 12 August.
Apply Now or forward […]

Refurbished Mildura Abattoir set to reopen

Image courtesy of Agriculture Victoria
The Victorian Government is supporting Meatco’s $2 million refurbishment and recommissioning of the Mildura Abattoir facility, creating 80 new jobs and driving economic growth in the region through exports of up to $32 million a year.
Construction of the new facility is well advanced and Meatco expects to […]

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 […]

AgriFutures evokeAG

Photo copyrighted to Agrifutures Australia

Melbourne, 19-20 February 2019.
Agrifutures Autralia’s 2019 evokeAG. event is collaborative thinking to change the future.
Australia has the right ingredients to lead the world in food and farm for the future.
The rate of technological change presents us with an opportunity to take our industries to new heights.
We […]