Opportunities for CALD communities in agriculture

Agriculture

Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) communities have a strong potential to fill skills gaps in Victoria's agriculture industry.

Opportunities for CALD communities in agriculture

04 JUL 2022

People CALD backgrounds make up a minimum of 11% of Victoria's agricultural workforce. However, an opportunity exists to capture their diverse skills, experience and ideas to fill skills gaps in agric...

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Adrian Kennelly

Adrian has more than 30 years’ experience in agricultural business and natural resource management research, policy, education and extension. He is a specialist farm business management adviser, who...

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High-tech horticulture in Australia: What could it look like?

08 FEB 2022

In 2021, RMCG's team of horticulture experts and economists worked with the University of Technology Sydney (UTS) and global urban agriculture consultancy Agritecture to investigate effective urban f...

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Dr Anne-Maree Boland

Anne-Maree has 25 years’ experience in dealing with natural resource and water management in agricultural industries. This has included research and development and consulting in the areas of sustai...

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Organic waste opportunities in Tasmania

16 DEC 2021

Tasmania is a state of great natural beauty with many unique and protected environmental values as well as productive agricultural lands, vibrant manufacturing industries, and an innovative hospit...

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Carl Larsen

Carl is a socio-environmental scientist with over 10 years’ experience in planning, delivery and evaluation of agriculture and natural resource management programs, integrated water management, clim...

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Coordinating pest and disease R&D for the Australian potato industry

15 NOV 2021

Kristen and Doris coordinated the Australian potato pest and disease R&D program, funded by Hort Innovation, from 2018 to 2021. Key activities to inform industry of pest and disease research outco...

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Carley Fuller

Carley has exceptional engagement and strategy skills with a focus on land use planning, regional development, agriculture, waste management and resource recovery. Carley has five years’ experien...

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Trade barriers impacting Australian horticulture

02 NOV 2021

Market access is critical for the Australian horticulture industry. Australian growers export approximately $3 billion worth of horticultural commodities annually, accounting for about 25% of Australi...

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Charles Thompson

Charles has 20 years consulting experience and over 25 years’ experience in farm business and natural resource management. This includes water quality, salinity, irrigation, drainage, horticulture, ...

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