Storm season preparation industry information evening



You are invited to a free industry information evening which will provide updates on some of the latest research, tools and information that will assist in the management of your business.

Guest Speakers
Lene Knudsen | Growcom
Lene, as the Project Manager—Climate & Sustainability, will take workshop participants through the Climate Risk module of Hort360 – Horticulture’s Best Management Practice program. Participants will receive an individual Hort360 report with recommendations for action and links to resources and factsheets.

Kerry Battersby | Queensland Farmers’ Federation
Kerry as Project Manager, will provide an update on innovative solutions for primary producers regarding crop insurance. Kerry’s address will include: gaps in crop insurance protection, growth of parametric insurance products based on improved understanding of climate and weather and the needs of farmers, and improving your capacity to continue business after an interruption.

Michelle Haase | Growcom
Michelle, as Hort360 GBR Facilitator for the Burnett-Mary and Fitzroy Catchments, will provide an update on local industry innovation and effort in best management practice.

Nibbles provided.

RSVPs essential by 5 October 2020 to admin@burnettcatchment.org or phone 07 4166 3898.

This program is proudly funded by the Commonwealth and Queensland Governments through the 2017-18 Natural Disaster Resilience Program.