Insights

Insights

RMCG provides cutting-edge thinking and knowledge sharing in our areas of expertise.

An introduction to Australian habitat conservation and management

05 DEC 2018

Consultant Dr Claire Feniuk recently completed Greening Australia’s Habitat Conservation and Management course. Over a period of three months, the course involved weekly three-hour lectures at La Tr...

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Leading the debate on recycled water use in Australian agriculture

27 AUG 2018

RMCG Managing Principal Dr Anne-Maree Boland featured in the media recently on the potential use of recycled water in food crop irrigation. Commenting on the reason for recycled water not being utilis...

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Supporting innovative compost use

08 AUG 2018

The national peak body for organic processors and recyclers, the Australian Organics Recycling Association (AORA), recently held its annual dinner for Victoria, celebrating achievements across the ind...

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Tasmanian Pastures Survey

01 AUG 2018

Are you a red meat producer, buyer or livestock buyer? It's time to have your say on pasture management in Tasmania. The Pastures and Livestock Productivity Project is seeking to improve pasture qu...

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Service providers for the Food Innovation initiative

16 MAY 2018

As part of the Food Innovation initiative, the Victorian government is providing funding for growers and food processors with the aim of boosting innovation throughout the Victorian industry. The V...

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RMCG supports innovative compliance

20 MAR 2018

Licensing of environmental standards can drive expensive infrastructure solutions if you want to achieve high levels of compliance. An alternative cost-effective approach may be to source an equivalen...

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Domestic wastewater management in North East Victoria

27 MAR 2018

Municipalities across Victoria have responsibilities regarding onsite wastewater systems, often referred to as septic tanks, for houses not connected to reticulated sewerage. Regulations require Counc...

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Incentivising Stormwater Management for Cities and Suburbs

28 FEB 2018

The world’s populations are flocking to cities. In Australia, more than 90% of the population now live in cities and this is growing at a rate of 1.6% per year (ABS 2008). This growth has significan...

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Victorian gorse survey seeks to support landholders

27 MAR 2018

The Victorian Gorse Taskforce (VGT) has developed a community survey to gain an understanding of the types of support that communities need from VGT to manage gorse in their local area. The VGT u...

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Register now for Business EDGE

05 FEB 2018

Business EDGE is a comprehensive two-day workshop for owners and managers of grazing enterprises. It’s specifically designed to improve financial literacy and business skills. Business EDGE ...

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Skills issues in the Riverina’s horticulture industry

02 NOV 2017

Horticulture growers in the Riverina region in NSW have been voicing their concern with respect to finding skilled workers, despite advertising widely. The horticulture industry of the Riverina region...

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Exploring innovative approaches to estuary conflict

31 OCT 2017

RMCG Consultant Jaclyne Scally is currently on a self-guided study tour exploring innovative approaches to address conflict between agricultural and environmental values in estuaries. Funded by a Vict...

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