2016 GGA Regional Meeting Update

The GGA Regional Meetings are currently under way, with two meetings having been held in February and another two booked in for March. Both the Merredin and Katanning meetings have taken place, with great participation from grower groups, NRM groups and DAFWA representatives in each region. Lake King and Geraldton are still to come on…

Setting the strategic direction for the future of GGA

The GGA Strategic Advisory Group (SAG) met two weeks ago for their first project meeting of the year (to make sure the project is on track to meet deliverables and milestones) and to undertake strategic planning. As part of the new funding agreement with DAFWA & Royalties for Regions, the GGA is tasked with developing…

GRDC Research Updates

The 2016 GRDC Research Updates held at Perth Convention & Exhibition Centre last week has again been a huge success, with industry members from across the state converging to hear presentations on a range of research and industry topics from innovation, automated machinery, soil constraints, latest variety choices and much more! Papers from the presenters…

Grower Groups receive COGGO Funding

The Council of Grain Growers Organisation (COGGO) grants, aimed at addressing research gaps in the Western Australian grains industry, provide funding to projects that may not be eligible for GRDC or other traditional sources of funding. Congratulations to the six grower groups that were successful in the 2016 COGGO R&D Fund; Mingenew Irwin Group: Innovations for…

Stirlings to Coast seeks R&D Project Manager

Stirlings to Coast Farmers are seeking a full time R&D Project Manager. The position, based in Albany requires a minimum of five years experience. For more information click here.