Greening Australia’s Canberra nursery is looking great with thousands of young plants of all shapes, sizes and colours thriving under a full sun and regular watering. Lots of the pots require some thinning however to ensure that they continue to grow vigorously in time for planting season. Thinning is a fun and social activity, and […]Find out More
The National Farmers Federation biennial National Congress returns this year under the theme Diversify. An exciting lineup of global speakers will share their insights on how diverse thinking can shape the farm sector’s future in a range of areas, including: our people; our farms; and our global markets. Visit the Congress website for full program detailsFind out More
Erosion is a problem that many farmers face on their farms, this workshop is about empowering farmers and land managers to find solutions to erosion in your landscape. Participants will have the opportunity to learn techniques for managing erosion including practical low cost methods utilising materials from on site and tips for revegetating. Be prepared […]Find out More
With Spring just around the corner, now is the perfect time to learn about calf marking, weaning and care of cattle in general.Find out More
Themed walks in Black Mountain Nature Reserve. Natural environment themes. Diversity and ecology of plants, mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, invertebrates, and fire ecology.
ACT Minister for Environment and Heritage.
Globally, agriculture is the greatest threat to biodiversity and a major contributor to anthropogenic greenhouse gas emissions. How we choose to deal with rising human food demand will to a large degree determine the state of biodiversity and the wider environment in the 21st century. This talk focuses on two contrasting supply-side approaches to this […]Find out More
Learn to develop and promote your messages more clearly, present those messages successfully through the media, win over greater community support, open up financial pockets to support conservation, develop the skills of members and recruit new members who might share in the running of their organisation.Find out More
The ACT Woodlands Forum will bring together, scientists, researchers, practitioners and community groups to share knowledge and learnings about woodlands and woodland species in our region. The ACT Government would like to invite you to register your interest for either a poster presentation or a five minute speed presentation (or both).Find out More
Join Dr Susan Orgill and Dr Belinda Hackney from the Department of Primary Industry for a half day workshop on the ACT Legume (clover) and soil sampling project. Soil and clover samples were tested from 17 ACT farms in September-November 2017. Come and hear the results of the testing program.Find out More
Hear from First Nations people and professionals speaking about their work in fire to care for Country. This three day event showcases speakers, panel discussions, a field trip and workshops to share and exchange knowledge of cultural ecological practices in different land tenures across south eastern Australia.Find out More