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Insights from the SAF conference

|A word from the SAF (May 2024) As your Riverina Sustainable Agriculture Facilitator, I recently had the opportunity to attend the Sustainable Agriculture Facilitator (SAF) Conference in Canberra. This year’s event was packed with valuable information on innovative practices, national policy initiatives, and the crucial role of Indigenous knowledge in building a more sustainable agricultural…

Case Study LP67 – Landcare and Council: It works well in Wagga!

Establishing and maintaining a partnership with Council, businesses and community groups can be of great benefit to a local Landcare group. Wagga Wagga Urban Landcare and Wagga Wagga City Council run several events each year in partnership, allowing us to share the tasks associated with organisation, promotion and delivery, and resulting in activities which have…

Empowering women in agriculture: Insights from the ‘Women of the Riverina’ Forum

A Word from the SAF (April 2024) The agricultural landscape has long been perceived as a male-dominated domain, but the “Women of the Riverina” Forum held at Hay Services Club shattered stereotypes and showcased the significant contributions of women in this industry. Over two inspiring days, women from across the Riverina region gathered to share…

Coming Events

Community Spotlighting Night

Join Murrumbidgee Landcare, Young Landcare, Riverina Local Land Services and NSW Biodiversity Conservation Trust for a spotlight event at Clover Leigh Gold Club, where you will have the opportunity to see some of the nocturnal animals that live in the Golf Cores Reserve. You will also have the opportunity to: – Learn more about the squirrel glider and what habitat…

Zero waste event – Movie and speakers

Junee Regenerative Landcare Inc. invites you to our first official event! Learn more about how to live a waste free lifestyle. A zero waste event, providing education on reducing food/building waste into the environment and building energy-efficient homes. The event is structured around a film called ‘The Greenhouse’ by Joost Bakker. This inspiring feature documentary…

Box Gum Woodland Protection

Do you have Box Gum Grassy Woodlands on your farm? Join us for a tailored workshop for farmers dedicated to protecting the critically endangered Box Gum Grassy Woodlands across our land.   What to expect: You will be provided a comprehensive update of the various programs, initiatives, management strategies and funding avenues available at the…