REGISTRATIONS are now open to attend the Western Australian Farm Business Update (FBU) events, which aim to drive innovation and adoption of improved farm business management and practices across the grains industry.
The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) invests in the annual events to provide trusted information to growers on business insights, planning and trends to assist in improving efficiency and profitability.
GRDC senior regional manager - west, Peter Bird said the events would feature expert speakers who would deliver timely, relevant information on the global economy and how that's influencing farm enterprises.
"Key presentations will look at how the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the economy and how growers can adapt their management strategies to navigate disruptions now and into the future," Mr Bird said.
"This year's FBUs will also provide targeted information, including how to capitalise on off farm investments and how to build a workplace culture that nurtures and motivates staff."
Mr Bird is encouraging graingrowers, advisers and anyone working in the agribusiness industry to attend one of the updates.
"These updates are a great opportunity for attendees to identify improvement opportunities for their businesses and to pick up tips and tactics to improve their management practices," he said.
Expert speakers and their topics for the 2022 events include:
Details for the three events are as follows:
To register or for more information: Go to grdc.com.au/events or orm.com.au, or contact event co-ordinator ORM on 03 5441 6176 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Want weekly news highlights delivered to your inbox? Sign up to the Farm Weekly newsletter.
Sign up for our newsletter to stay up to date.