TRAILblazers scholarship

Sugar Research Australia (SRA) are offering a scholarship for an established sugar industry leader to attend the Training Rural Australians in Leadership (TRAIL) Blazers eight day residential course in Canberra from 4-12 October 2014.  Facilitated by the Australian Rural Leadership Foundation (ARLF), this course is designed for experienced leaders who currently hold a senior position in agriculture.

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QSL Update

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Cathy Kelly

QSL Industry Relationship Manager, Cathy Kelly, has issued the latest update for week ending 25th July 2014.

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Flood Recovery Workshops-Bundaberg & Biggenden

Two flood recovery workshops will be held in August in Bundaberg and Biggenden.

Guest speakers include:
Ian & Alan Loeskow- Irrigation Specialist Sunfam
Chris Searle- Grower Liaison Officer, Suncoast Gold Macadamias
Peter Wilson- Soil Scientist, BMRG
Ross Anderson- BIEDO

Bundaberg
When: Friday 1st August 2014
Where: Bundaberg Research Station, Ashfield Road, Bundaberg
Time: 9:00am to 1:00 pm
FREE (includes morning tea & lunch)
RSVP: 30th August 2014 to admin@bmrg.org.au

Biggenden
When:
Tuesday 5th August
Where:
Robbie Radel’s Farm, 8239 Maryborough Road, Biggenden
Time:
9:00 am to 1:00 pm
FREE
(includes morning tea & lunch)
RSVP: 4th August 2014 to admin@bmrg.org.au

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QSL Update

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Cathy Kelly

QSL Industry Relationship Manager, Cathy Kelly, has issued her latest industry update, for week ending 18th July 2014.

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Cane farmers welcome sugar market investigation

15 July 2014

Australian Cane Farmers Association (ACFA) has welcomed the announcement made by the Queensland State Government outlining their immediate plans to investigate competition concerns in the sugar industry. Continue reading

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QSL Update

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Queensland Sugar Limited’s (QSL) Industry Relationship Manager, Cathy Kelly, have issued her latest update for week ending 11th July 2014.

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SRA Industry Update

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Sugar Research Australia (SRA) CEO, Neil Fisher, has issued his latest industry update.

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QSL Update

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Cathy Kelly & Carla Keith

QSL Industry Relationship Managers, Carla Keith & Cathy Kelly, have released their lastest update.

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Sugar industry targeting 31.5 million tonnes of cane for 2014

ASMC

3 July 2014
Australian Sugar Milling Council

Sugar mills that have started the 2014 crush settled into their stride last week processing more than 1 million tonnes in a week for the first time this season. This brought the season to date figure to 1.7 million tonnes representing just 5% of the estimated crop for Australia of 31.65 million tonnes. Continue reading

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Cane farmers betrayed by sugar traders say ACFA

30 June 2014

Australian Cane Farmers Association (ACFA) have today slammed the decision by a third sugar miller to withdraw from Queensland’s industry-owned marketing body at the conclusion of the 2016 season. Continue reading

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