august, 2018

28aug9:00 am28sep3:30 pmFarming for success2018 Agricultural conference

Event Details

The Wellington Shire Council invites the farming community from across Gippsland to its inaugural Agriculture Conference. The conference will focus on the major agricultural sectors that contribute to over $731M in output across the Wellington Shire.

Themed “Farming for Success” and facilitated by ABC Television Landline hose Tim Lee, you will hear from a number of speakers including:

  • Andrew Bulmer – 2017 Australian Farmer of the Year
  • Craig McRae – Saputo General Manager, Milk Supply and Field Services
  • Daniel Johnson – Johnson Poultry Farms, Toongabbie
  • Lachie McKinnon – Australian Southern Eels, Sale
  • Sallie Jones – Gippsland Jersey
  • Paul Ford – Former Chair of Agribusiness Gippsland
  • Marius Cuming – Wool Innovation Australia
  • David McIver – Internet of Things
  • Roger Lurz – Bureau of Meteorology

You will also have direct access to a number of industry specialists who will be available throughout the conference who will be on hand to provide information and assist you with general enquiries.

For more details contact Wellington Shire’s Business Development Officer Mark Coleman on 5142 3050, or you can read more here.




August 28 (Tuesday) 9:00 am - September 28 (Friday) 3:30 pm


Sale Turf Club

1227 Maffra-Sale Road, Sale


Wellington Shire

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