About 160 landcarers came from across the State for the recent presentation which honoured the work of individuals, schools and young people, partnerships, community groups and farmers involved in caring for the land and coastal environment.
The West Tech Regional Innovation Showcase offers an exciting opportunity for regional based start-ups, or businesses solving problems in regional WA, to have their business featured at West Tech Fest in Perth.
The purchase was funded by money from the TH Petersen Trust, a gift made to WAFarmers by the former Northam farmer, by other donations and by prudent financial management.
It came as no surprise to locals that some of the first phone calls they received when phone reception was restored after the town was devastated by ex-Tropical Cyclone Seroja was from members of the group of nine.
Visiting a varied range of farming systems, the women will be able to recognise and respond to drought affects on their own farm businesses in the future.
Eight of the nine Northampton Rams AFL Legends made it back to their football birthplace for the event with only Tarkyn Lockyer unable to make the journey from Melbourne due to COVID-19 restrictions.
At the Australian Association of Agricultural Consultants Outlook 2021 in Perth earlier this month Premium Grain Handlers manager acquisition and domestic trading Jackson Morris and GrainCorp grower services manager Chela Lamond shared their insights on potential 2022 outcomes.
Botanist, conservationist, TAFE lecturer and land management educator Sylvia Leighton and Wilyun Pools farm partner Peter McKenzie, who has a farm forestry and agriculture background, won the Australian Government Landcare Farming Award.
The public is welcome to join soil scientists, land managers, academics and consultants on Wednesday, December 1 at The University Club of WA to learn about some of the ground-breaking soils initiatives underway across the State.
The Australian Association of Agricultural Consultants gathered together on the lawns of Fraser's, Restaurant Kings Park, Perth, for a sundowner last Friday.