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Northern Australia Food Futures Regional Roadshow 2020 – Katherine
Tuesday 8 September 2020 @ 8:00 am - Thursday 10 September 2020 @ 5:00 pm
|Start:||Tuesday 8 September 2020 @ 8:00 am|
|End:||Thursday 10 September 2020 @ 5:00 pm|
|Cost:||$100||Event category:||People and business|
Godinymayin Yijard Rivers Arts and Culture Centre
3238 Stuart Hwy+ Google Map
Katherine, Northern Territory 0850 Australia
NT Farmers invite you to attend the Food Futures Roadshow in Katherine from 8-10 September.
Roadshow events feature a wide range of subjects including, innovation in the industry, new cropping opportunities and cotton development in the region.
Tuesday 8 September
Welcome networking function from 5.30 pm at Godinymayin Yijard rivers Arts & Culture Centre – Katherine
Wednesday 9 September
Morning: Half-day farming Development Seminars at Katherine Research Station, topics include:
- Water, non-pastoral use and clearing permits
- Water opportunities and outlook
- Land Corp land releases
- Regional economic recovery
- Horticultural developments in the region.
Afternoon: Bus tour of Katherine Farming operations followed by an evening BBQ.
Thursday, 10 September
in depth workshops and farmer panels on:
- Pathway to freehold from leasehold
- Industry panels, Rabobank Update
- Diversification options
- Drought, climate adaptability and government support
- Government policy and research
For more information, contact: Kido@ntfarmers.org.au or 0428 798 014
Tickets to this event are $100 for non NT Farmers Association members and free for NT Farmer Association members.