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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

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Start: Tuesday 8 September 2020 @ 8:00 am
End: Thursday 10 September 2020 @ 5:00 pm
Cost: $100
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Website: https://aapevents.eventsair.com/food-futures-roadshows/roadshow-sept/Site/Register
Venue Godinymayin Yijard Rivers Arts and Culture Centre
3238 Stuart Hwy
Katherine, Northern Territory 0850 Australia
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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.

Roadshow Highlights

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

Further information:

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.