Keynote Speakers at a Glance!

Once again, the GROWING SA Conference has attracted a top line-up of speakers on the themes of ag tech, farm business management, innovation, global trade and competitiveness and biosecurity, including:

  • Hon Tim Whetstone MP, Minister for Primary Industries & Regional Development

  • Fiona Simson, President, National Farmers Federation

  • Rob Kerin, Chairman, Primary Producers SA

  • Sean Starling, General Manager – MDC, Research, Development and Innovation, Meat & Livestock Australia

  • Will Rayner, Chief Financial Officer, Rural Bank

More to come and to register click here

The conference aims to keep producers updated on policy and farm business advice and enable producers, industry service providers, stakeholders, politicians and policy-makers from across SA to engage in two-way dialogue regarding policy issues and to network.

Monday 26 August
3.00pm Grain Producers & Livestock SA AGMs
6.00pm The Mellor Olsson Pre-Dinner Drinks
7.00pm The Ramsey Bros GROWING SA Conference Dinner
Tuesday 27 August
7.45am Rural Business Support Breakfast joint grains and livestock
opening session featuring Minister Whetstone
10.00am Morning tea
10.45am Beyond the agtech hype …
what’s on the horizon for your farming business?
12.20pm Lunch
1.30pm Activism, farm safety and trust
in agriculture…can we bridge the divide?
2.30pm Afternoon tea
3.15pm Panel discussion: Our way forward

*Program is under development & subject to change

Don’t miss out on your chance to secure a room! Accommodation is available onsite. To book click here.