Events

Events

Bundaberg Fruit & Vegetable Growers are an industry organisation that believe in proactive marketing of our regions produce. Sustainable agriculture can be achieved through various mediums, though Education is often the greatest method of broad spectrum awareness.

These educational events will vary throughout any given year, and we find ourselves drawn to both local and away events where the opportunity is high to "Promote to the masses" and share our message.

Bundaberg Fruit & Vegetable Growers has a direct link to the Bundaberg Regions branding arm called "Bundy Pride" and between both organisations, we proudly showcase our region, our produce and our people

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26th July 2017

Hort Code Workshops

Hort Code Roadshow. BFVG & Growcom together with the ACCC are delivering a series of workshops to assist growers understand the new code and developing an HPA |Wed 23rd Aug Bundaberg, Tue 22nd Aug 3:00pm, Gayndah.

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24th July 2017

Community Members Wanted to Provide Insight into Preparedness for Natural Disasters

CQUniversity, in conjunction with Bundaberg Regional Council and QLD Fire and Emergency Services, is seeking your input!

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18th July 2017

Growing the Supply Chain Bus tour

Growing the Supply Chain Bus Tour Wrap Up 12-13 July, 2017 Thirty-four representatives of the Horticulture Industry participated in the Growing the Supply Chain bus tour mid July which was funded through BFVG’s VegNET project with major sponsorship from AustSafe Super.

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11th July 2017

Post-harvest Management of Vegetables

Good postharvest management keeps vegetables fresh and customers happy. Postharvest techniques prevent damage, limit water loss and maintain quality from farm to retail sale.

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26th May 2017

Automation, robotics & sensing for the vegetable industry

Researchers from Qld University Technology, CSIRO & Australian Centre for Field Robotics will be presenting their latest findings in June. The focus will be on vision systems, sensors & sensor networks.

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2nd May 2017

Sweet potato Forum

Identifying growth opportunities in export markets. Join AusIndustry, the Department of Agriculture & Fisheries, Dept of State Development, Workplace Health & Safety QLD, QRAA, Bundaberg Enterprise Centre, Trade & Investment QLD, BFVG and CQU

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21st April 2017

Sustainable Agriculture Forum

World renowned biological farming expert Dr Arden Andersen is the sole presenter over a three-day event in Maryborough. Author of three well-known publications (Science in Agriculture, Real Medicine Real Health, Anatomy of Life and Energy in Agriculture) which specialise in raising awareness around the practice of healthy eating and wholesome farming practices.

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31st March 2017

2017 Agrotrend

Celebrating Bundaberg Agrotrend's 40th Year, Join many Agricultural businesses over the 2 day event at the Bundaberg Recreational Precinct, Kendalls Road Bundaberg. Friday 5th and Saturday 6th May 2017.

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28th March 2017

CGMMV & Soil Wealth Workshops

NT Farmers and NT DPI share CGMMV experiences | Biosecurity QLD update | Soil, trials & research updates

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8th February 2017

Climate Adaptation Workshop

What impacts will climate change have on our region, your industry and your business...? This workshop provides you with an opportunity to discuss and plan how you can manage climate change impacts within your industry.

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27th January 2017

Vegetable R&D Workshop

Hort Innovation invites all vegetable growers and industry stakeholders to attend a strategic planning workshop in Bundaberg during March 2017. SIP workshop details Location: Burnett Club Date: Thursday 2nd of March, 2017 Start time: 1.30pm Finish: 4.00pm RSVP: Please email your RSVP to bfvg.info@bfvg.com.au. If you also need a point of contact, please call Daryl Anastasi on 0428 716 218.

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18th January 2017

Melon Industry and Horticultural Growers Update

Thursday 2nd February, The Burnett Club, 5 Quay Street, Bundaberg 2:00pm - 5:00pm

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13th January 2017

R&D Workshop

What do you think needs to be an R&D focus for our region? Come along to the R&D Workshop, hear speakers discuss the how to's of permits and identify your R&D needs for sustainable and profitable farming.

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1st December 2016

EOI | Have your Say!

BFVG and Hort Innovation are teaming up for a March "Farming Elements" workshop with an opportunity for you to contribute to the Strategic Investment Plan which is currently in review, your chance is here to have your say.

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9th November 2016

NVEN: Farming Elements, Irrigation, Practice and Benefits - CANCELLED

Join us for the first of a series of Farming Elements workshops, supported by the National Vegetable Extension Network and Bundaberg Fruit & Vegetable Growers

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22nd September 2016

Water Use Efficiency and Energy Workshop

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19th August 2016

R&D Assistance, Are you Eligible?

The R&D Tax Incentive reduces the cost and risk of undertaking research and development (R&D) activities for your business.

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6th May 2016

2016 National Horticulture and Innovation Expo

The 2016 National Horticultural and Innovation Expo will be held at the DAF Research Station on Wednesday 27th & Thursday 28th July, 2016. The Main drawcard for the Expo will be the seed companies that will be showcasing their new varietys over the 2 days.

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7th April 2016

Agrotrend Industry event

Bundaberg Fruit and Vegetable Growers and Multikfraft will be onsite with organic compost materials and demonstration May 6th - 7th 2016

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25th January 2016

Build Your Wealth Build Your Soil Health Workshops

Join us in Bundaberg (Feb 17, 2016) or Gympie (Feb 18, 2016) with soil health experts, guest growers sharing their experiences, Q&A panel sessions and of course some good tucker!

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15th January 2016

2016 Night Under the Stars Industry Gala Dinner 8th Oct 2016

On behalf of Chairman Allan Mahoney, Directors, Staff and Members of Bundaberg Fruit and Vegetable Growers Cooperative Ltd (BFVG), it gives us great pleasure to inform you the BFVG Gala Dinner will be held on Saturday 8th October 2016 at the Grand Arena of the Bundaberg Recreational Precinct.

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20th November 2015

Soil Test and EM Map Interpretation Workshop Thurs 26th Nov

Do you really understand your soil test results? How do your results compare to others in the district?

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16th November 2015

HIA Fruit Fly Roadshow 9th December

International fruit fly expert joins Hort Innovation roadshow The aim of the roadshow is to assist growers in managing fruit flies in their crop, and learn from the experience of world class Area Wide Management (AWM) practitioners

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31st October 2015

Public Forums - Electricity/Solar Pricing Inquiries

The QPC will be holding public hearings to discuss the inquiries into Electricity Pricing and Solar Feed-in Pricing. Public forums will provide interested parties with the opportunity to present evidence and views to the Commission relevant to these two inquiries.

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8th October 2015

Women in Global Business

Women in Global Business and ANZ invite you to the 9th annual Speaker Series on Unlocking India and China opportunities

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29th September 2015

Safe Work Month

Workplace Health and Safety Queensland will hold Safe Work Month events across the state during the month of October for, focusing on safety leadership, innovation and practical solutions:

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29th September 2015

Design your future

Have you got an idea for a product or business but don't know how to get it off the ground? Are you considering a career in science, but want more information about what skills will be in high demand in the future? CQUniversity and Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt will host a Community Science Forum, titled 'Design Your Future', on October 6 to answer these questions and more.

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25th September 2015

Digital Strategies 101

Have a new device? New to using Technology or not sure of all the functions and how to use them. This 2 day workshop will give you the basics and how to optimise your web reach.

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2nd September 2015

Bundaberg International Horticulture Industry Forum

Come along and join the proactive members of the Horticulture Industry and learn the key points around growth & new exciting opportunities within an expanding export market with Hong Kong.

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27th August 2015

Super Carbon Catch Up Wednesday 16th September

Beer, Fun and a Spotted Dog!

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31st July 2015

Energy Savers Plus Workshop

The Queensland Government, Queensland Farmers Federation and Ergon Energy are conducting FREE 2-hour workshops for primary producers across regional Queensland.

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17th July 2015

Re-Cap BFVG at 2015 National Horticulture Convention

Bundaberg Fruit and Vegetable Growers recently attended this year's National Horticulture Convention, Trade Show and Awards for Excellence at Jupiter's Casino (Gold Coast). The Carbon Farming Project, also at the Trade Show was represented by BFVG Extension Officer, Bree Grima

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7th May 2015

Yield Monitoring and Mapping Field Day

Are you experiencing inconsistent yield?

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10th April 2015

AustSafe Super Race Day - Unifying Agriculture

The AustSafe Super Race Day - Unifying Agriculture will be held on Saturday, May 2nd 2015

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