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POSTPONED Tasmania Workshop: Healthy Stock for Healthy Enterprises

Wed 13, May 2020 11am to 4pm

Healthy Stock for Healthy Enterprises: Optimising Management To Maximise Returns is temporarily POSTPONED and will be rescheduled later in the year.

AIA TAS: Ethics Masterclass

Thu 21, Nov 2019 4pm to 6pm

Ethics cannot be considered as a side dish. It must be core to what we do.

AIA TAS: The Evolution of Beef Cattle Breeding Technology

Fri 08, Nov 2019 7pm - 9.00pm

“The Evolution of Beef Cattle Breeding Technology - An Australian Case Study”.

The Ag Institute Australia Tasmanian Division warmly invite you to an informative and relaxing evening with guest speaker, Dr Peter Parnell, CEO of Angus Australia.

Ag Institute Australia TAS Event - Plant and Animal Biosecurity in Tasmania – Working Partnerships

Wed 28, Aug 2019 6.30pm - 8.30pm

Event Name: "Plant and Animal Biosecurity in Tasmania – Working Partnerships"
Date: Wednesday 28 August 2019
Time: 6.30pm - 8.30pm
Venue: Lighthouse Hotel, 33 Victoria Street, Ulverstone, Tasmania
Cost: $22 AIA members, $26 Non Members, $17 Students
More info: Please contact Les Baxter on 0403 056 676 (

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AIA TAS Irrigation Tour, National AGM & National Student Awards

Thu 18, Apr 2019 9.30am - 9.30pm

Join the Tasmanian division of the Ag Institute and Tasmanian Irrigation for a tour of the Meander Valley Irrigation Scheme in northern Tasmania. See how water from the mountains is delivered to farms, and how farmers in an area of 800-1200mm average rainfall use that water. The tour will be a car-pooling/networking experience with knowledgeable local ‘tour guides’ for our interstate visitors, including a gourmet lunch at Hazelbrae House.

Following the tour, the national student competition will begin at Entally Lodge. Outstanding agricultural science students representing their State will compete for the prestigious AEV Richardson Memorial Award by presenting their research and findings. Don’t miss this chance to see Australia’s upcoming generation of top agricultural scientists!

AIA Tasmania Division & NRM North Field Day, Workshop & Dinner

Thu 04, Oct 2018 2pm - 9pm

Thursday 4 October 2018, 2.00 – 9.00pm, Brickendon Estate, World Heritage Site, 236 Wellington Street, Longford Tas 7301


Wed 15, Aug 2018 12pm - 1pm

As part of National Science Week, Tasmanian Institute of Agriculture Soil Scientist Dr Marcus Hardie will host a webinar exploring the future of digital agriculture.

AIA Tasmania Division Speaker & Networking Event

Tue 05, Jun 2018 6:30pm - 9:30pm

Tracking technology and its potential for improving bee health and crop pollination.

Please join the Ag Institute of Australia (AIA) Tasmania Division for this event.

AIA TAS Division Dinner Meeting - Medicinal Cannabis in Tasmania

Tue 27, Feb 2018 6:30pm - Finish by 9:00pm

The Ag Institute Australia (AIA) TAS Division would like to invite you to attend the following networking event.

Horticulture Code of Conduct Information Session for Vegetable Growers

Tue 10, Oct 2017 8am to 10am

Do you know how the new Horticulture Code applies to you?
How do you make sure your business is compliant?
If you are a grower who sells product you need to understand the code and your obligations.

Vegetable Industry TPP Update & Biosecurity Information Session

Tue 03, Oct 2017 2pm to 4.30pm followed by refreshments

An update on Tomato Potato Psyllid (TPP) and planning for the season as well as information for on-farm biosecurity management planning.

AIA TAS Division Dinner - Beyond Pretty Pictures: Real Data, Real Information with UAVs

Thu 21, Sep 2017 6:30pm - 9:00pm

An insight on the science that can make or break the use of drones in agriculture. Don’t Photoshop your farm!

AIA Tasmanian Division Dinner Meeting - March 2017

Tue 28, Mar 2017 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Tasmania will be holding a dinner meeting on the 28th March at 6:30pm to be held at the Har Wee Yee Restaurant, Hobart. The Speaker is Caroline Brown and the topic is the policy and legislation of Genetic Modified Organisms. Cost will be $35 for non-members and $20 for members.

Ag Institute Tasmanian Division Dinner Meeting Presentation

Thu 20, Oct 2016 6:00pm – 8:30pm

The Ag Institute Australia Tasmanian Division would like to invite you to attend the following AIA event: Ag Institute Tasmanian Division Dinner Meeting Presentation

Topic: “Foot and Mouth Disease – International Training in Nepal”

Speaker: Dr Debbie Grull, Veterinary Officer

AIA Tasmanian Farm Tour and AGM

Sat 28, May 2016 11:00am

The Ag Institute Tasmanian Farm Tour and AGM will include a visit to Costas Strawberries followed by Lunch/AGM at Anvers Chocolate Factory. The tour will be hosted by David Bardon at the Costa Strawberry Operation, 211 Brooke St East Devonport. Guests will then be able to enjoy a Tasmanian Buffet Fare for $26.50 per person at the Anvers Chocolate Conservatory, 9025 Bass Highway, Latrobe.

AIA TAS Division Dinner Meeting

Thu 28, Apr 2016 6:30pm

AIA TAS Division Dinner Meeting: Lessons Learnt in starting an Agricultural Enterprise

AIA - TAS Division: Autumn Forum

Thu 23, Apr 2015

Ag Institute Australia (AIA), Tasmanian Division present
Autumn Forum

Thursday 23rd April 2015
Deloraine Community Complex

Export to Asia & the World: Opportunities for Tasmanian Agricultural Enterprises – Tips and stories from those who are doing it

DATE: Thursday 23rd April, 2015
TIME: 12.30pm AIA Tasmanian Division AGM
1.00 pm Forum registrations for 1.30pm start until 5.30 pm
To be followed by networking dinner between 5.30pm and 8.30pm

VENUE: Deloraine Community Centre, 2 Alveston Drive, Deloraine

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