GGA Year in Review: 2016

2016 has been a big year for the GGA project, with some changes taking place and a number of key activities delivering real benefit to grower groups in WA. In January the project welcomed new Project Officer, Sarah Houston, and in August we said farewell to long-standing Chair Clancy Michael. Kelly Pearce was nominated as incoming…

Royalties for Regions Ag Science R&D Grower Group Grants Open

DAFWA is pleased to advise two grant schemes which aim to grow WA’s agrifood sector are now open for applications. The grants form part of the Agriculture Sciences R&D Fund, managed by the Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia, with Royalties for Regions investment. The two grant schemes are listed below: Grower Groups R&D Grants…

Do You Want Precision Ag Events in WA?

GGA grower group member SPAA are looking for opportunities to collaborate with WA grower groups in running PA events in WA during 2017. Over the last 3 years SPAA have staged PA expos in Moora (2014) and Three Springs (2015 & 2016), and are now keen to explore the opportunity of hosting more expos to showcase the…

Grower Group R&D Grants Program: Round 1 Successful Projects

With the opening of Round 2 this week, the GGA would like to take the opportunity to again put a spotlight on the grower groups who were successful in getting projects up and running through Round 1 of the Grower Group D&D Grants Program. We have listed the groups and their projects below, along with links…