Hosted by the Hon. Ken Vowles, Minister for Primary Industry and Resources Northern Territory
Success in northern agriculture
Simon Smith, President NT Farmers Association
Senator the Hon Matt Canavan, Minister for Resources and Northern Australia
The role of the CRC for Northern Development
Chair of the CRC for Northern Australia
Technology transforming the Australian cotton industry
State Ministers for Agriculture NT, WA and Qld, discussing northern agricultural development strategies
International trends in agricultural technology development
Matthew grew up in Logan, just south of Brisbane. After achieving a First Class Honours Degree... More
Half day Farm Field Tour followed by a informal BBQ Dinner at a mango packing shed.
Talk to successful farmers growing mangoes, vegetables, barramundi, pineapple, tropical fruit farms in the Darwin rural area, part of the successful $250 Million NT agricultural sector.
Choose 3 workshops from concurrent workshops on:
*Speakers subject to confirmation
Successful northern farmers on developing northern agriculture
What’s happening in the north in the 3 states – WA, NT, Queensland
The role of Research and Development Institutions in developing northern agriculture
Horticulture Innovation Australia, Grains Research and Development Corp, Cotton Research and Development Corp. Rural Industries Research and Development Corp.
The Federal governments role
Assistant Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources, Senator the Hon. Anne Ruston, has been a... More
Works for the Western Australian State Government- Department of Primary Industries and... More
The Hon. Joel Fitzgibbon MP was first elected to the House of Representatives in March of 1996. ... More
Conference Dinner featuring Northern Agricultural Awards