Celebrating our 60th anniversary
This year, we are hosting several events and activities to celebrate our 60th Anniversary. These include:
15 June 2018: ‘Fields of Gold’ Dinner – celebrating our origins as Prime Wheatgrowers Association (incorporated in Narrabri in 1958) and those farmers and Directors who fought to have quality attract a price premium. This event will be held on 15 June 2018. Book now
17 October 2018: 60th Anniversary Formal Dinner – reflecting on our history and the pathways ahead
Running until September - Spirit of Grains children’s competition – engendering the next generation’s pride in their grain farming heritage. Applications are open! Please enter now for your chance to win great prizes. Enter today!
New GrainGrowers website which will celebrate the faces and facets of Australia's modern grain farming industry
Photo competition – seeking to celebrate the people who grow grain – now and in the past.
Wheat Variety Launch - a variety of Prime Hard wheat will be named in recognition of GrainGrowers' history.
BUILDING CAPACITY IN THE INDUSTRY
GrainGrowers runs a suite of annual events aimed at building the knowledge and capacity of the next generation.
The conference every young Australian working in Agriculture wants to attend, Innovation Generation is GrainGrowers' flagship event. The event provides an opportunity for young agricultural enthusiasts across all commodities to connect, share and gain knowledge to enhance their careers and businesses.
Where the best agricultural students from Australia's leading universities put their field skills to the test. The competition provides opportunities for students to take their theoretical learning from the lecture theatre to the field, exposing them to all aspects of the supply chain.
The Australian Grain Farm Leaders Program (AGFLP) is a national leadership program designed specifically for young Australian grain producers. The program develops young farmers' leadership skills, knowledge and potenital.