Livestock data research project working closely with grower groups in WA

The Livestock Data Analytics project, led by Dr. Dean Thomas at CSIRO, demonstrates a successful collaboration between grower groups and researchers, and highlights the importance of establishing and maintaining strong industry networks. Dr. Thomas approached the Grower Group Alliance (GGA) in 2015 in an effort to reach grower groups willing to participate in a CSIRO…

2016 GGA Regional Meetings coming to a location near you!

Over the next couple of months, the GGA will be running their 2016 Regional Meetings in Merredin, Katanning, Lake King and Geraldton. These meetings are a great way to connect grower groups and other industry stakeholders in each region to discuss regional specific as well as general issues affecting grower groups. On the agenda will be group highlights and…

Welcome to new GGA partner – Social Impact Consulting

The GGA has recently welcomed a new partner, Social Impact Consulting, who can support group facilitation, strategic planning and stakeholder mapping, as well as farm business planning and proposal writing. For more information on Social Impact Consulting, visit their website or contact Theo Nabin, T:(02) 641 8507, E: theo@socialimpactconsulting.com.au

Appointment of new GGA Project Officer

New Project Officer, Sarah Houston, commenced work with the GGA in early January, taking over from Tom Lamond. Sarah joins us with a wealth of experience in the agricultural and agribusiness sectors and has a strong focus on communications, facilitation and community development. Originally from Tasmania and having worked during her career around Australia and…