There are free teacher professional development days being delivered by Food & Fibre Gippsland and CQUniversity Australia across four locations throughout Gippsland. It's a fantastic opportunity for teachers to increase their capacity to incorporate food and fibre concepts into their teaching practice and classrooms
When Dr Amy Cosby asked me if I'd be interested in being a mentor in the 2019 BrainSTEM Challenge, I didn't hesitate. For me, being part of programs like this is not only a way to share my communications knowledge and experience to help the future generation, it's also a wonderful opportunity to see problems, challenges and issues through different eyes. If today's enthusiasm is anything to go by, I am super excited about the next 12 weeks !
The Rural Financial Counselling Service (RFCS) empowers their clients to make better business decisions. They can assist businesses to better understand their financial position and help develop strategies to improve their farm or business. We take a look at a case study of Gippsland husband and wife team who have been able to turn their business around with the help and support of a Small Business Financial Counsellor.
Gippsland food and fibre businesses wanting to fast track their export plans have until Monday 22 July to submit their expressions of interest to join a new program that aims to support their business and industry growth.
Our intent is to align with other regional brand strategies like Destination Gippsland, so we are all working together to build the best Gippsland brand, promoting the region all around Australia, and in the bigger picture, the world!
The Gippsland Regional Agri-food Employment Programme (GRAEP) has reached a significant two-year milestone of 88 people now in continuous employment.
The Board of Food & Fibre Gippsland is delighted to announce the appointment of Paul Griffin as its new Chief Executive Officer. He will join Gippsland’s peak industry body for the seven-billion-dollar food and fibre sector on July 15, 2019.
Food & Fibre Gippsland is delighted to continue our sponsorship of the East Gippsland Business Awards, and we encourage all East Gippsland businesses across the sector to enter the Food & Fibre award in the 2019 program.