Calendar of Events

APL upcoming producer meetings

It has been a challenging year to say the least but not being able to meet with producers face to face has been a further hurdle for the team at APL.  APL has undertaken several virtual meetings with producers and stakeholders since March, including the May Delegates meeting, and received positive feedback. In order to continue to engage with producers, update on APL plans and undertake our Annual General Meeting, APL have scheduled further virtual events for November. Annual General Meeting – Thursday 19 …

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WEBINAR: Financial initiatives to support emissions reduction and reduce climate risk

You’re invited to join a webinar to learn how financial initiatives can help you engage with emissions reduction and reducing climate risk. The Climate Research Strategy for Primary Industries (CRSPI) will host the webinar on Wednesday, 15 July 2020, to share the latest climate related information and strategies for the agricultural sector. It will explore how finance initiatives can assist Australian agriculture to engage with climate risk and motivate investment in emissions reduction within the sector. The webinar will feature presentations from the Clean Energy Finance Corporation and Rabobank …

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Northern Australia Quarantine Strategy webinar

On Wednesday 3 June, APL hosted a webinar for producers, describing the animal health surveillance, disease detection and indigenous training activities undertaken by the Northern Australia Quarantine Strategy (NAQS). As ASF was recently confirmed in Papua New Guinea, this is a timely opportunity for producers to better understand NAQS’s activities. For more information, or to access the webinar recording, please email Dr Heather Channon, National Feral Pig Management Co-ordinator.

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African Swine Fever Ready Webinars

The Victorian Farmers Federation pig committee, supported by Australian Pork Limited and Agriculture Victoria, is hosting a series of free webinars for producers. Designed to inform and prepare for ASF, the webinars will be held on 16 June, 23 June and 30 June, from 2pm-3pm.  Register for the webinar or email pigs@vff.org.au 2pm 16 June 2020: African Swine Fever Ready Current Global ASF Pandemic – Dr David Williams, CSIRO Economic Impact of ASF – Dr Lechelle van Breda, APL 2pm 23 June 2020: On Farm Biosecurity …

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