Agriculture career opportunities boosted by a $1.3 million grant to AgriFutures Australia

The Federal Government is providing $1.3 million towards new research that aims to bolster agriculture’s capacity to attract and retain workers. The research is to be undertaken by AgriFutures Australia and is expected to support agricultural employers and businesses to better target recruitment and retention of workers. Challenging outdated perceptions of modern agricultural work is critical […]

AUSVEG highlights how to grow a career in horticulture with a diverse range of jobs

For students leaving school and anyone else for that matter the peak industry body for vegetable and potato growers has launched a series of videos highlighting careers in the horticulture industry The release of the videos coincides with National Agriculture Day, with the agriculture industry this year celebrating the many career opportunities in agriculture and […]

National traceability for all horses

Australian Government is providing $1.1 million towards the establishment of national traceability arrangements for all horses Will contribute to continued progress through the National Horse Traceability Working Group The Australian Government is providing a $1.1 million towards establishing national traceability arrangements for all horses. Minister for Agriculture and Northern Australia, David Littleproud said the funding […]

UNIQ virtual service inspires and prepares girls for career pathways

Companies from around Australia are throwing their support behind an innovative platform launched in Queensland to foster impactful conversations that will change the game for female representation in male-dominated industries. UNIQ You is a groundbreaking service and online platform that connects high school girls (and their guidance and career officers) with industry advisors drawn from […]