Seventy industry and government representatives, fellow students, family and friends atten..
Message from Ag Institute Australia President Professional Indemnity Insurance Scheme ..
In the year ahead one of the more critical issues to emerge will what to do about farm extension..
It is a pleasure for me to be able to introduce three new members of the Ag Institute National B..
News that former Governor General Sir Michael Jeffery has become Australia’s first Advocat..
As Treasurer Wayne Swan sharpens his axe for another attack on spending to preserve the Budget s..
The Ag Institute devotes considerable resources to producing the Weekly Alert to help members ke..
You may have noticed widespread media reporting in relation to GM corn and cancer. In a r..
In order for this message to be up to date it is always written on a Monday. Today I had a full ..
There has been a lot of debate recently about foreign ownership of Australian agricultural land...
While the broader membership may not always directly concern itself with on farm issues, farm ma..
There have been lots of positive vibes for the Ag Institute since our initiative to engage with ..
The serious decline in the number of agricultural graduates in Australia has been well documente..
The inaugural Invigorating Ag conference, held last week in Adelaide was an outstanding success...
This has been a hugely important few days in the development of government policy for the agricu..
In the past three days I have heard some familiar comments from farmers including cropping is go..
By Ag Institute Executive Member, David Hamilton Last week I was pleased to attend the annua..
By Geoff Thomas, Chair of the Ag Institute’s Education Special Interest Group Th..
From the National President The pros and cons of climate change and the impact of carbon dio..
The Ag Institute’s national showcase event Invigorating Agriculture (http://www.invigorati..
An important gathering will take place in Canberra next week with the aim of coordinating a resp..
The Institute is delighted to launch the program for our major conference Invigorating Agricultu..
There are a number of important items to report from our AGM which was held in Launceston last w..
The Institute’s immediate Past President Geoff Thomas from Adelaide has retired from the b..
Australia’s Chief Scientist Ian Chubb has certainly been in the news of late, spotlighting..
The Institute is pleased to have secured the new Deputy Chair of the Australian Council of Agric..
The Ag Institute has lost one of its pioneering spirits with the death of Fellow Paul McGowan OA..
Ag Institute Australia has made a plea for greater participation by grassroots stakehold..
Following on from my report last week on the meeting of the Australian Council ..
HOPE FROM AG ED ROUND TABLE From the National President Last Monday I attended the Aus..
PRIORITY TO ENTICE AG STUDENTS Ensuring the future supply of agriculture graduates is right ..
INVESTMENT IS WHAT REALLY MATTERS In a recent interview with Linda Mottram, Federal Trade Mi..
SOME WELCOME GOOD NEWS From the National President There was some welcome positive news ..
STICKING TO THE FACTS CAN HAVE ITS PERILS From the National President I received a salut..
AG WORKFORCE AT THE CROSSROADS From the National President Professor Jim Pratley, Austra..
FROM THE PRESIDENT The news from UWS Hawkesbury (see below) is extremely disturbing. How..
A BIG WEEK IN WAGGA From the National President The series of Institute events staged i..
AGCREDITED LAUNCHES TOMORROW From the National President This is an exciting week for Ag..
NEW YEAR PLANNING TO ENGAGE MEMBERS From the National President Input from the Divisions..
ISSUES TO BE ADDRESSED this year From the National President Further to my message fro..