The Farmer eXchange is an online agricultural community for farmer peer-to-peer learning as part of the Farm Table. And it can all be accessed from the palm of your hand! The Farmer eXchange will be launching in May.
To learn more about the Farmer eXchange you can join the live National Roadshow streaming from Wagga on Thursday (26 April) from 6pm. More details here.
And to learn more about what we think, and why we're excited about the Farmer eXchange, check out our discussion with founder Airlie Trescowthick here.
The Easter Show may be officially finished - but we have one more photo to share with you...
One of our favourite parts of the show is the District Exhibits Competition made from local produce and showcasing the regions. And this year, we thought the Southern Districts Exhibit was the best one (we're not biased)!
The Dairy Cattle have arrived at the Easter Show for the 2018 Sydney Royal Cattle Show. The Dairy Paraders' Competition is on from 1pm today on the Cattle Lawns.
Sydney Royal Easter Show is hosting the National Finals of the Australian Young Farmer Challenge tomorrow! Be sure to catch all the action from 7:30am in the Schmidt Arena - with the Regional and State Finals up first, and then the National Finals from 4:30pm.
Come down to the Amphitheatre from 2pm today to catch the 2018 The Land Sydney Royal Easter Show Showgirl Competition announcement and the Royal Agricultural Society of NSW's Rural Achiever Presentations.
A special shout out to our local, Finley Show Society Showgirl, Maicie Close, and fellow ABC Heywire Trailblazer, representing Rydal Show, Alana Black. Good luck to all the girls today!
Currently, Australians discard up to 20 per cent of the food they purchase - that’s like coming home and putting every 5th bag of groceries straight in the bin!
To learn more about Food Waste, and how we can each do our bit in combating the problem, join in the Royal Agricultural Society of NSW’s Youth Group Agrichats discussion from 11am tomorrow.
For those not at the Sydney Royal Easter Show you can follow along online using #agrichats.
Fact via Foodwise - www.foodwise.com.au/foodwaste/food-waste-fast-facts/
It's Show Time! The Sydney Royal Easter Show officially begins tomorrow - and you'll find us hanging out with the cattle.
Did you know the feature breed this year is the Hereford? And if you're heading to this year's show, be sure to go along the Animal Walk and don't forget to check out this year's new display - the Farm of the Future.
This weekend, thanks to the Women on Farms Gathering in the Mornington Peninsula, we got the opportunity to hear from other women in agriculture, visited local farms and a school agricultural program, and explored the local area.
And when you're right on the ocean - you can't not go out on the water!
We're heading off to the Sydney Royal Easter Show for another year!
Thanks to the Daily Telegraph for sharing our story recently - and for also highlighting the events we'll be involved in at the show as part of the Royal Agricultural Society of NSW Youth Group.
You can read the full article here.
And - if you are at the show, don't forget to come along to;
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