2021 Program

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The following activities will be implemented by GGA during 2021. The program is based on feedback collected from the GGA Network. 

Capacity Building

Governance Podcast Jan, Feb, Mar
Diploma of Project Management Course 24, 25, 26 Mar $1,490pp
Strategic Plan Writing Consultant Jan – June 75% subsidy
Governance e-course Apr – Sep 50 places
Growing Leaders Scholarship (valued $15,000) Apply May 1 – Jul 31 2 x Scholarships
1 Day Governance workshops 18 Jun (Perth), 25 Jun (Esperance) 25 places at each
GGA Annual Forum 23 Jul, Perth $250pp
“Good to Great” Public Speaking Workshop 20 Aug, Perth $250pp
National Extension Skills Program Feb – Oct 18 WA delegates
Benchmark & Build “Dashboard Check” June -Dec TBA

Brokered Projects

GRDC Western Region Grower Network 19, 21, 22 Jan (x 12 groups)
Precision Ag Workshops (7 regional locations) 5, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 15 Feb, 9, 10 Mar (x 9 groups)
Frost Project Pre Seeding Workshops 2, 3, 8, 9, 10, 18 Mar *may change (x 8 groups)
Soilborne Pathogen Workshops TBA Aug-Sept/Oct (x  6 groups)
Data Co-Op Food Agility CRC TBA

New Resources & Tools

New GGA Website with closed member section April
Grower Group Toolkit April
Directory – Educators / Experts Oct
HR Tools, Salary Guide, Event Handbook Oct

GGA Network Reporting Events

GGA Breakfast Update 22 Feb
GGA Regional Consultation Roadshow (usually Mar TBA)
GGA Annual General Meeting 31 Aug

GGA Board Meetings

Quarterly new member approvals Mar, Jun, Sep, Dec

Networking Events / Conferences

Australian Assoc. of Animal Sciences Conference June $130 Industry day rate
Rural Edge Inspire Conference 30 & 31 Mar $150 ticket subsidy
Grower Groups “Spring Field Day” Season September
Australian Association Agricultural Consultants (AAAC) Conference Oct $150 ticket subsidy
AgTech Summit Nov Group deal (by EOI)

All events are added to the GGA Ag Calendar