Upcoming events

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TAS Future Business workshop

When: 10.00am Tuesday, 25 February 2020

Where: Willie Smiths Apple Shed, 2064 Huon Hwy, Grove TAS 7109

FGT & APAL will be hosting a combined Future Business workshop at Willie Smiths Apple Shed in Grove on Tuesday 25 February 2020. The first part of the workshop will help producers explore local, national and international apple production and export trends. Following this, the workshop will discuss opportunities to tackle rising insurance premium costs. Ticket prices are $20+GST/person, which includes lunch + tea & coffee. RSVP

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Berry industry information day

When: 10.00am–3.30am Tuesday, 10 March 2020

Where: The Tailrace Centre, 1 Waterfront Drive, Riverside, Launceston TAS 7250

FGT & Berries Australia will be hosting a berry industry information day at Launceston's Tailrace Centre on Tuesday, 10 March 2019. Presenting on the day will be Klaas Plas (Berry Konsult) and Michael Gangi (EE Muir & Sons). Both presenters will share their insights into new and emerging berry varieties in Australia and Europe, advances in strawberry production systems, changes in IPM and pest management options for producers. 

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Berry industry forum

When: 4.00pm–5.30pm Tuesday, 10 March 2020

Where: The Tailrace Centre, 1 Waterfront Drive, Riverside, Launceston TAS 7250

FGT and Berries Australia invite Tasmanian berry produces and other industry stakeholders to take part in a berry industry forum at Launceston's Tailrace Centre on Tuesday, 10 March 2020. The grower forum offers growers a chance to meet with fellow growers, share any issues impacting upon their businesses, and have their say on state and national strategic priorities across the berry sector. Entry for the event is free, with food and drinks provided.

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