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AGRI-TOURISM SURVEY: AN INVITATION TO SHAPE THE FUTURE OF AGRI-TOURISM IN THE GREAT SOUTH COAST REGION

The Great South Coast Food & Fibre Council is inviting local tourism operators/providers and producers to have a say on how they can best assist you to leverage our tourism assets into profitable consumer food & fibre markets that grow our local economies, enhance liveability and lift our profile. The short 5 minute survey found at […]

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FOCUS GROUPS SET TO REDEFINE THE IMAGE OF FOOD & FIBRE PRODUCTION

The Great South Coast Food and Fibre Council is inviting producers, agribusinesses professionals and those working in ag support services across the Great South Coast regiona to register interest in being involved with a focus group to help shape the image of agriculture in the Great South Coast. We want to hear from people working […]

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“UNEARTHED” INCUBATOR FOR INNOVATION

The Great South Coast Food & Fibre Council is proud to support “Unearthed”, a program supporting entrepreneurial food & fibre businesses through a 12 month course to get their ideas off the ground.  Funded by the State Council and run by Runway, “Unearthed” provides mentoring as well as information to local start up businesses in the […]

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INNOVATION DAY 2018 – INNOVATION GENERATION: FARMERS LEADING THE WAY

The Great South Coast Food & Fibre Council is excited to team up with West Vic Dairy to present Innovation Day 2018 – Innovation Generation, farmers leading the way on Wednesday 12th September at Deakin University, Warrnambool. This one day event aims to provide opportunities for skill development and networking to equip farmers and service […]

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PUSH FOR POWER BOOST

The Great South Coast Food and Fibre Council and Victorian Farmers Federation are pressing a future state government to upgrade power lines in the region. Executive Officer, Tony Ford, said it would like to see a $4 million pilot program to upgrade the line between Yambuk and Narrawong to a three-phase capacity supply. He said […]

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