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Conference sponsors and exhibitors 2021

FGT’s 30th Annual Conference 2021 will feature sponsor and exhibitor displays from industry suppliers, service providers, and government partners.

Exhibitors will be present throughout the event to answer queries, discuss product and service options, and outline new product options.


Industry awards dinner sponsor

Serve-AG Pty. Ltd.

Serve-Ag creates prosperity in agriculture and related industries through our people, agricultural technology, innovation and leadership. Their vision is to be recognised as a leader in our field and to be regarded by our agribusiness clients as delivering good value and easy to do business with. Visit Serve-AG.

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Session sponsors

Biosecurity Tasmania

Biosecurity Tasmania is responsible for leading the biosecurity effort in Tasmania in partnership with the community and industry. Working across all layers of industry Biosecurity Tasmania regulate the safe movement of fresh fruit and vegetables into and out of Tasmania. Visit Biosecurity Tasmania.

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Visy

Visy is a global leader in packaging and resource recovery, and has been a pioneer in sustainability since our inception. Visy offer a broad range of services to small, medium or large businesses that require branded packaging, corrugated diecut packaging, folding cartons, point of sale displays and other products. Visit Visy.

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Break sponsors

AGCO Australia Ltd

AGCO is a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of agricultural solutions. No other agricultural company in the world offers a more comprehensive range of machines and equipment. AGCO’s brands are respected, experienced and diverse, including Challenger, Fendt, GSI, Massey Ferguson and Valtra. Visit AGCO.

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Opal

Opal is a new and innovative renewable packaging company which is part of the Nippon Paper Group. Opal’s key operations are in Australia and New Zealand and we have a worldwide network, making us one of Australasia’s leading packaging and paper companies. Visit Opal.

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Other Exhibitors

Agri Labour Australia

Agri Labour Australia provides specialist recruitment and workforce optimisation solutions exclusively for the agriculture industry. Our family-owned award winning business is one of the only recruitment firms in Australia with a singular focus on agriculture. We work with many of the country’s largest producers and independent farmers to fulfil their recruitment needs and help them maximise the potential of their workforce. Visit Agri Labour Australia.

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Agspec Australia

Established in 2003, Agspec is a distributor of fertilisers, crop protection products, growing media, and agricultural machinery in the Asia-Pacific region. Quality, branded and professionally packaged products move to farmers through our trained country teams, or via our distribution partners. Visit Agspec Australia.

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Bitwise Agronomy

Bitwise Agronomy strive to merge modern leading technologies with viticulture to enable vineyard owners to make better management decisions, while reducing operation costs, increasing productivity and fostering good quality crops. Visit Bitwise Agronomy.

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Cherries Tasmania Orchard

Cherries Tasmania Orchard is a family run orchard and was established in 2003 by Nic & Traci Hansen, with Nic being a 4th generation orchardist. Currently there are 80 hectares (200 acres) planted to cherries. The orchard has been developed along the ethos of achieving world’s best industry practice at every task we undertake. Nic’s extensive orchard experience, travel, and exposure to other modern cherry orchard developments have enabled this process to be achieved. Visit Cherries Tasmania Orchard.

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Colin Campbell Chemicals

Colin Campbell (Chemicals) is one of Australia’s leading supplier of crop protection products and postharvest treatments for horticulture and recreational turf. Colin Campbell Chemical’s products provide solutions to all orchard fruit, vegetables, grapevines and recreational turf and supply Australia’s home garden market with a few niche products. Visit Colin Campbell (Chemicals).

Hort Innovation Australia

As the grower-owned, not-for-profit research and development corporation for Australia’s horticulture industry, Hort Innovation’s primary function is creating value for horticulture growers and those across the horticulture supply chain. Each year, we invest more than $100 million in R&D, marketing and trade programs on behalf of industry. Through these investments, we are working to improve the productivity, farm gate profitability and global competitiveness of specific industries, and Australian horticulture as a whole. Visit Hort Innovation.

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MADEC & National Harvest Trail

MADEC is a successful not for profit and charitable organisation, with a proud 50 year history of providing relief to people experiencing poverty or distress. Visit MADEC.

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The National Harvest Trail links job seekers with harvest jobs Australia wide. It’s a great way for people to travel around Australia at their own pace while working and earning money. Visit National Harvest Trail.

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Marshall Machinery

With our comprehensive range of machinery you can be sure that we have the machine that exactly meets your needs. Whether it’s viticulture, orchard, general farming, parks or council work we understand your requirements. Visit Marshall Machinery.

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Mobishear Australia

At Mobishear Australia we are all about agriculture – unplugged. By taking the tools farmers use every day and adding rechargeable lithium batteries we are changing the face of Aussie agriculture. Visit Mobishear Australia.

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National Australia Bank Limited (NAB)

NAB are here to serve customers well and help our communities prosper. One in three Australian farmers bank with NAB. Hear their stories, share their journeys and grow your own agribusiness. Visit NAB.

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Nufarm Australia

Nufarm is the only crop protection manufacturer based in and focused on Australian Horticulture. Our commitment to being a true partner for growth includes focusing on our Australian heritage. We are focused on working together with our customers to ensure Australian farmers have quality solutions they can trust. Visit Nufarm Australia.

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Omnia Specialities Australia

Since 1990 we have been the Australian and global leader in the development and manufacture of speciality fertilizers and biostimulants including Humates, Fulvates and Kelp products. In addition to fertilisers, our full range of Trace Elements, Biostimulants and Plant Health products are used globally to improve crop health, yields and improve soil health in a sustainable and environmentally conscious way. Visit Omnia Specialities Australia.

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Organic Crop Protectants

OCP have been proudly operating in Australia since 1991. We are a leading manufacturer and distributor of crop protection and nutritional products for growers who are focused on Integrated Pest & Disease Management and improving the health of their soils. Visit OCP.

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Regional Investment Corporation

The Regional Investment Corporation (RIC) is an Australian Government-backed specialist finance provider for farmers and farm-related small businesses. Our loan programs encourage the long-term strength, resilience and profitability of Australian farm businesses. Our vision is a stronger regional Australia through thriving regions. Visit RIC.

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Rural Alive & Well

Rural Alive & Well Inc. (RAW) is a not-for-profit organisation helping individuals, families and communities through mental health issues with a focus on suicide prevention. We reach out to rural Tasmanians, and work with communites to undertake well-being initiatives. Our organisation aims to reduce the rates of suicide in rural communities by assisting and supporting communities and individuals to respond to adversity through early intervention, facilitation and prevention. Visit Rural Alive & Well.

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Ryset

Ryset (Aust) specializes in the manufacture and wholesale distribution of tools and equipment for the Australian horticulture industry. Ryset’s objective is to provide a broad range of quality, specialized tools for use in vineyards, orchards, and nurseries. Visit Ryset.

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Sumitomo Chemical Australia

Sumitomo Chemical Australia develops, registers and markets products for agrosolutions, household insect control, environmental health and professional pest control for use in Australia and New Zealand with particular focus on horticulture. Visit Sumitomo Chemical Australia.

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Tas Inspection Services

Tas Inspection Services is a locally owned and operated business based in Launceston. We provide Authorised Officer export compliance inspections for clients statewide.

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Tasmac Tasmania

Tasmac Tasmania is a farm machinery retail business that caters for all facets of the agricultural, construction, lifestyle and specialised mowing communities in Tasmania through sales, parts and servicing of their core brands; Kubota, Massey Ferguson, Fendt, Kuhn, Krone, Taarup and Hustler. Visit Tasmac Tasmania.

Tasmanian Institute of Agriculture

The Tasmanian Institute of Agriculture (TIA) is a research institute at the University of Tasmania specialising in impact-driven research to support prosperous, innovative and sustainable agriculture and food sectors, and a healthy bioeconomy that supports communities. Visit TIA

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