Eligible artisanal producers can now apply for grants of up to $5,000 per applicant.
For a definition of artisanal agriculture click here.
Program details are available here.
artisanal agriculture, food and fibre, grants, Victorian Government
Financial Support, Resources
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 … Read More
agriculture, agtech, AusAg, Food, food innovation, foodtech, RDCs, research and development, Victorian Government
Capability Building, ExtensionAUS
Information is now available for families to make healthier food choices, with new kilojoule labelling laws coming into effect this week.
From 1 May, large Victorian fast food … Read More
Kilojoules on the menu: check before you choose, new kilojoule labelling laws, Obesity, Overweight, Type 2 diabetes, Victorian Government
Capability Building, Home
The Victorian Government will partner with Birchip Cropping Group and Longerenong College to deliver an agricultural skills and training initiative in the heart of the Wimmera.
Minister … Read More
agtech, AgTIDE, Birchip Cropping Group, Federation University, Longerenong College, Melbourne University, Regional Skills Fund, Skillinvest, Victorian Government, Wimmera, Wimmera Southern Mallee
Image courtesy of Waste Management Review
Source: Waste Management Review
Soft plastics from plastic bags and packaging and glass bottle equivalents will be diverted from landfill to construct … Read More
Australia-frst trial, Close the Loop, Downer, glass, Hume City Council, Innovation, plastic, printer cartridge toner, recycling industry, Red Group, road, Victorian Government, Waste Management Review
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 … Read More
agriculture, Food, Food processing, Jobs, Mildura Abattoir, Red meat, Victorian Government, Wild Goats
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 … Read More
agriculture, food innovation, Horticulture, Horticulture Innovation Fund, Victorian Government
Financial Support, Home
A new round of funding is now available under the Victorian Government’s Sector Growth Program, which offers up to $1 million to support projects that … Read More
Food group, food innovation, Food value chain, funding, Victorian Government
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 … Read More
food innovation, infrastructure funding, packaging, recycling industry, Transition Support Grants, Victorian Government
Victoria’s farmers have been given a digital boost with the Victorian Government today announcing $15 million to enhance agricultural technology on farm.
It brings the government’s total investment … Read More
agtech, digital technology, Internet of Things, Victorian farmers, Victorian Government
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