Register now for the 2020 Schools Plant Science Competition

Registrations are now open for the 2020 Queensland Department of Agriculture and Firsheries’ Hermitage Schools Plant Science competition and it’s free to participate!  This incredibly popular competition offers students of all ages the opportunity to complete a hands-on experimental investigation and other engaging activities (focussing on the ‘Plant Health’ theme) that will help them discover […]

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 […]

John Ralph Essay Competition winning entry now available online

The winning essay of the 2018 John Ralph Essay Competition titled ‘The right to farm versus the right to choose: society is having the final say’ is now available online. The winning essay written by Deanna Lush has recently been published in the Farm Policy Journal and can be read here. The essay argues that […]