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Youth in Ag: Cultivate & Connect

Program Event
Wednesday 3 July 2024
8.30am - 4pm


Waterfront Pavilion, Urana



What we'll cover

Add it to your calendars! The next instalment of the Riverine Plains Youth in Ag program, Cultivate & Connect will be held on Wednesday 3rd July 2024!

This event focuses on building connections with young people from across our region who are passionate about ag. Cultivate & Connect creates an opportunity to get curious and learn from experts in the industry.

What to expect on the day:

  • Tour of Lawson Grains, Borambil site where we will be led by Lawson Grains Manager, Nick Ennis – see the latest innovative practices and learn about corporate farming as a business model
  • Q&A panel session – there is a ‘no such thing as a silly question’ approach to the day
  • Bus to Waterfront Pavilion, Urana – enjoy a delicious lunch
  • Breakout sessions – attendees will participate in two small-group sessions, offering the chance to engage with industry leaders. Inquire, listen to their insights and experiences, create connections
Hear from our incredible lineup of industry leaders:
  • Jessica Craig, Research Scientist: Rivalea
  • Jordan Lee, Digital Ag Manager: Haeusler’s
  • Corey Uerbergang, local Riverine Plains Farmer
  • Nick Ennis, Manager: Lawson Grains
  • Eric Nankivell, Farm Management Consultant: Farmanco
  • Kate Coffey, Senior Project Manager: Riverine Plains
  • Rob Harrod, Agronomy Team Lead: Elders Albury
    Afternoon tea

There are only a total of 50 spots, get in early and secure your ticket!

Ticket sales close, midnight Sunday 26th of June. Riverine Plains members, your discount code is in your inbox. Tickets also include bus pick up and drop off from the following locations. Due to biosecurity requirements, it is mandatory to travel on a bus:

  • Bus 1:Yarrawonga Mulwala Golf Club, Daysdale Hotel
  • Bus 2: Albury Train Station, Howlong Golf Club, Walbundrie Hotel
  • Bus 3: CSU Riverina Playhouse Wagga Wagga, Lockhart Hotel
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