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Farming Together 2017 National Forum
June 6, 2017 - June 7, 2017
The Farming Together forum is a gathering of farmers and farm service specialists sharing knowledge and experiences in successful collaboration. No cost, sponsored by the Australian Government, and includes all refreshments.
> NETWORK and grow your contact base
> MAKE MONEY from your farm data
> MEET other farm-based groups
> LEARN from ‘hands-on’ experts
> ADD VALUE along the chain
> WITNESS real-life stories
ADELAIDE CONVENTION CENTRE: 6-7 June, 2017
Tuesday June 6: Farmer forum
8am: Registration desk opens
9am-10.40: Forum opening/plenary
-Dr Mike Briers AO, CEO, Food Agility Co-operative Research Centre
-Alan Crabbe, CEO Pozible
11.20am-1.00pm First person
Real life examples from: Wildcatch Fisheries SA, Sunraysia Local Food Future Project, Organic investment co-op, and Stirlings to Coast.
2.00-3.00pm: Big data session: Chris Sounness (Birchip Cropping Group) Richard Heath (Australian Farm Institute) and Leanne Wiseman (Griffith University).
3.30pm-5.00pm: Breakout sessions
-Michael Wohlstadt (Brand Barossa)
-Ken Lyons (SADA Fresh)
-Michele Lally (Savannah Lamb)
-Prof Derek Baker (UNE),
-Peter Stock (Limestone Coast Cluster)
-David Rutley (Thomas Foods International)
5pm-7pm: Cocktails and networking
Wednesday June 7:
– Farming Together consultants are to attend a training day: 8am-3pm.
Details will be sent separately.