Growing Leaders Scholarship Program

The Growing Leaders Scholarship Program is an exciting new initiative to support existing and emerging leaders within WA’s grain growing community to develop their leadership potential. The GGA, in partnership with the CBH Group, are facilitating opportunities for up to three individuals to access the highly esteemed Leadership WA Signature and Rising Leadership Programs. Leadership WA’s programs are accessed…

Grower Innovation Highlighted at the GGA Industry Linkages Forum

The GGA Industry Linkages Forum impressed a crowd of over 80 people at The Platform in Perth on Friday 19 May. This first of its kind event brought together grower groups, researchers, government, agri-food industry partners and innovators in an effort to improve collaboration across agricultural sectors and throughout the supply chain. The purpose of this new-to-industry…

Developing Project Management Skills in WA Grower Groups

The GGA held a two-day workshop to help build project management skills across the grower group network during the last week in May. Thirteen participants from across seven different grower groups participated in an interactive, practical workshop developed and delivered specifically to assist groups in understanding key methods, resources and techniques involved in exceptional project planning, governance,…

National Grower Group Summit And GGA Annual Forum

Thursday 17 – Friday 18 August 2017 The GGA are excited to announce that in 2017 the GGA Annual Forum will now coincide with the National Grower Group Summit, to be held here Western Australia. Stay tuned for more details to come in the next month. For more information contact the GGA staff at the…

Your Opportunity To Help Shape Grains Investment In WA

July and August will see the start of a new round of GRDCs Regional Cropping Solutions Network (RCSN) meetings throughout WA. GRDC are interested in hearing from all levy payers and others with an interest in the activities and research that will make a difference to the profitability of growers in regional WA. If you…

RIRDC – Next Generation Shaping The Future Of Ag

Australian agriculture’s young leaders are ready to tackle the industry’s biggest challenges and are stepping up to help shape an industry that is set for staggering growth. The Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation (RIRDC) met with over 150 young industry leaders over the past six months during the Regional Innovation Conversations series in each…

2017 GGA Regional Meetings

The GGA Regional Meetings took place in four locations around WA during February and March. Despite it being an incredibly busy time (particularly with some ideal spraying conditions on the days of our meetings!) we carried out meetings in Merredin, Katanning, Ravensthorpe and Geraldton. The Regional Meetings are most importantly a space for grower groups…

Project Management Workshop For Grower Groups

Thursday 25 – Friday 26 May, Perth The GGA have identified a need for capacity building in the area of project management for grower groups. We are currently working on a tailored two-day course for grower group staff and committee members, which will cover topics such as managing project scope, time, risks, human resources and stakeholders….

Governance Training For Grower Groups Hits The Mark

The 2017 GGA/CBH Grower Group Governance Training was held at the Katanning Sheep Saleyards during March with participation from grower groups, community centres, agribusiness, farmers and NRM organisations. Now in it’s third year, the partnership between GGA and CBH has given grower and other community group committee, staff and members the opportunity to develop high…

GGA Project Management Workshop

The GGA will deliver a two-day Project Management workshop in Perth in 2017, and we are looking for your input to ensure we are meeting your needs. The workshop will draw from established content and experienced facilitators to deliver a valuable experience for members of the GGA network. Please complete a short survey here to…