Australian farmers and Agribusiness owners are poised to reduce energy costs and further transform their energy use following the announcement that NAB and the Clean Energy Finance Corporation (CEFC) will provide an additional $180 million in finance for investments in energy efficient and renewable energy equipment.
The opportunities for the Australian red meat industry from 3D printing technology will be a key focus of the upcoming 3D Food Printing Conference Asia-Pacific, to be held at Monash University, Melbourne, next Tuesday, 2 May 2017.
Three-dimensional (3D) food printing will be the focus of a major conference to be held in Melbourne on 2 May 2017, particularly the opportunities this technology has for the red meat sector.
The Federal Government needs to embrace all forms of investment to help fund supply chain infrastructure, the country’s top treasury official has told Victorian Farmers Federation members.
Grain growers in the Wimmera Mallee are set to benefit from the Victorian Government’s $60,000 investment towards the Birchip Cropping Group’s new precision agriculture technology that will increase productivity and profitability.
The WA Government announced the establishment of a $22 million telecommunications fund to support the improvement of innovative infrastructure that will strengthen the growth and business productivity of the agricultural sector.
Innovative forage products are on the horizon driven by continued collaboration between Dow AgroSciences, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW), and Agriculture Victoria, Australia.
Australian Wool Innovation announced a collaboration with the Entrepreneurship Commercialisation and Innovation Centre (ECIC) at The University of Adelaide to create the 2017 Australian Wool Innovation Tech eChallenge.