Flood Recovery Workshops-Bundaberg & Biggenden

Two flood recovery workshops will be held in August in Bundaberg and Biggenden.

Guest speakers include:
Ian & Alan Loeskow- Irrigation Specialist Sunfam
Chris Searle- Grower Liaison Officer, Suncoast Gold Macadamias
Peter Wilson- Soil Scientist, BMRG
Ross Anderson- BIEDO

When: Friday 1st August 2014
Where: Bundaberg Research Station, Ashfield Road, Bundaberg
Time: 9:00am to 1:00 pm
FREE (includes morning tea & lunch)
RSVP: 30th August 2014 to admin@bmrg.org.au

Tuesday 5th August
Robbie Radel’s Farm, 8239 Maryborough Road, Biggenden
 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
 (includes morning tea & lunch)
RSVP: 4th August 2014 to admin@bmrg.org.au

To view the event flyer, please click here.

Sugar industry targeting 31.5 million tonnes of cane for 2014

ASMC3 July 2014
Australian Sugar Milling Council

Sugar mills that have started the 2014 crush settled into their stride last week processing more than 1 million tonnes in a week for the first time this season. This brought the season to date figure to 1.7 million tonnes representing just 5% of the estimated crop for Australia of 31.65 million tonnes. Continue reading