What is it and how do I get involved: RAID’s guide into International Agriculture Research

As part of the  Crawford Fund’s ‘NextGen’ program to encourage the next generation in their studies, careers and volunteering in agriculture for development, this ‘how to’ guide has been penned by Jack Hetherington, President of the RAID Network and Tamaya Peressini, RAID member and Graduate Research Officer at Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research. Hunger, […]

Breeding Leadership 2020

Are you 25-35 years old and working in agriculture, focusing on the wool industry? Breeding Leadership is a five day program open to employees or owners of an agriculture-focused business with a wool enterprise or supporting wool enterprises and offers the opportunity to network and learn from leadership and strategic thinking experts. The program will […]

2019 NATIONAL AGDAY CAREERS COMPETITION

The Annual National Ag Day Careers Competition is back again for 2019 and is open for entries from students in years 5 through to 12. The competition encourages students to create a career pathway in agriculture using LEGO characters and asks students to identify pathways for this career and to envision what a day in […]

EvokeAg 2020 Startup Program Applications Now Open!

AgriFutures Australia has unearthed four fresh and exciting opportunities for agrifood tech startups to make their mark at their Melbourne-based event, evokeAG. on 18-19 February 2020. Startups will be able to showcase their ideas to an international audience, build their customer base and help solve today’s global agricultural challenges. There are four unique opportunities for […]

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 […]

Interested in a FREE TAFE course?

Calling all Victorians and Queenslanders! If you’re interested in studying agriculture or horticulture at TAFE in your home state, we have some good news – it may be free! For January 1, 2019, certain TAFE courses will be free for everyone in VIC. These TAFE courses include certificates in agriculture, horticulture, construction and more. To […]

Let’s celebrate the women who are leading change in food and fibre industries

International Women’s Day is a global day celebrating the achievements of women in every area of human endeavour. At PIEFA and Career Harvest we celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women leading the development of food and fibre industries in Australia. More women are taking up the challenge of making a difference […]

I Farm Well

ifarmwell is an online tool kit to help farmers cope effectively with life’s challenges and get the most out of every day. It has modules that may be useful to anyone considering a career in farming. ifarmwell has been designed based on what Australian farmers have said they want and what research shows will help. […]

Passionate about climate change? There’s a job for you!

Climate change is a big issue that affects us all on so many levels and is an issue students learn about from a very young age. This early grounding means they remain passionate about climate change issues right through their education and many want to do something in their careers to help solve some of […]