NFF 2030 Leaders Program Applications are open!

The National Farmers’ Federation (NFF), in conjunction with the Australian Rural Leadership Foundation (ARLF), is pleased to announce that the 2019 application round of the NFF 2030 Leaders Program is now open.  The NFF encourages all individuals, over the age of 18, who can demonstrate an active involvement in agriculture (not limited to farming) to […]

ABC Heywire’s Trailblazers program is now open!

Up to something great? Trailblazers is an opportunity for young, regional change makers to have their stories on the ABC. Heywire is looking for individuals and groups of up to three people who are aged 18-28 and working on projects to make regional Australia a better place. Successful applicants receive an incredible package of support, […]

Calling all Future Young Leaders!

Are you a young Aussie or New Zealander with an informed opinion on how we need to shape our agriculture sector? Do you have what it takes to share your views, on stage, to an international audience? You could be an evokeAG. 2020 Future Young Leader. Agrifutures‘ Future Young Leaders Program will identify eight emerging […]

ABIF-MOC Howard Yelland Award 2019

Marcus Oldham College and the Australian Beef Industry Foundation (ABIF) are inviting nominations for the ABIF-MOC HOWARD YELLAND AWARD 2019. The Award honours the contribution of Howard Yelland, who championed objective measurement and performance recording for improved selection in the Australian Beef Industry. This 2019 Award seeks to recognise an individual who has made an […]

Agricultural human capital – some thoughts from Jo Marshall

Joanne Marshall is the Project Manager and CEO of the Australian Agricultural Centre, the Centre of Excellence for Education and Demonstration of Agricultural Products and Processes. Jo recently penned the following thoughts on the merit of human capital in the agricultural sector. . . “For four years I have been researching the need for the […]