Agri-Centre speaker program – day three

September 24, 2015

Screen Shot 2015-09-24 at 6.43.08 AMThursday, September 24

Chair: University of Sydney

9.30am: Champion axeman David Foster, Atlantic Oils – ambassador for men’s health

10am: Dwain Duxson, FarmTender – “The digital world of selling farm stuff’’

10.30am: Alan Druce, Green Grove Organics, Ardlethan – “Nurturing whole farm ecology’’

11am: John Ridley, Converte – Healthy Soils to Healthy Foods

11.30am: Greg Bender, director, Australian Soil Management Pty Ltd – “Building better soils to regenerate food and fibre production in Australia’’

12 noon: Peter Ampt, University of Sydney, Faculty of Agriculture and Environment, Bringing city and country together through study at Sydney University.

12.30pm: Rob Fenton, National Environment Centre  – “Growth of Local Food Economies’’

1pm: Steve Pinnuck and Margaret Killalea, Greater Hume Shire – “It’s our Location Advantage’’

1.30pm: St John NSW – first aid on the farm

2pm: Joshua Gilbert, Tractor Talks – “Agricultural rock stars’’

2.30pm: Glenda Thomson, Australian Melanoma Research Foundation ambassador – “Aaron’s Story’’