Young judges for the meat sheep breeds competition gear up for national final

Seven national finalists will face off at EKKA to compete in the prestigious annual meat sheep young judges competition The competition brings together the best young meat sheep judges aged from 15 to 25 from each state to compete at the national finals. Qualification for the national finals has been achieved through success in regional […]

Ag Shows big and small seek survival assistance

Australian Field Days

The peak body representing royal and country shows across Australia is calling on the Federal Government to invest in a support package to ensure the survival of the events beyond the COVID-19 pandemic. Agricultural Shows Australia (ASA) estimates shows contribute approximately $1 billion to the national economy – a figure which has all but dried […]

Government AgShows agency provides grants to 122 regional shows

Regional agricultural show societies across Australia will share in $20 million worth of grants to renew and reinvigorate ageing show grounds through the Regional Agricultural Show Development Grants program. Minister for Agriculture, David Littleproud, said the grants would also serve as a much-needed cash injection in the wake of recent bushfires and the Covid-19 outbreak. […]

Dowerin is a powerhouse machinery Field Day in the west

The Dowerin GWN7 Machinery Field Days is Western Australia’s largest Agricultural Expo and classed as being among the three largest agricultural machinery events in the country. Located in the Central Wheatbelt of WA, the event has continually expanded over the past 52 years to now welcome in excess of 25,000 visitors through its gates each […]