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Hinkler AgTech hub promotes innovation

The newly opened Hinkler AgTech hub is already home to highly skilled professionals with expertise in research, testing, technology and data analysis.

Oztech Drones leading Queensland in spray technology

Oztech Drones is one of the only operators in Queensland offering farm drone spraying and will be one of the first to launch swarm operations.

Bellamish Aerial Imaging targets tree health

Bellamish Aerial Imaging Solutions can tell farmers how their crop is performing with the press of a button, sending a thermal imaging drone whirring across fields.

Ag tech trial boosts tree health for growers

From drones to data collection, a Bundaberg macadamia farm has entered its second year of an extensive ag tech trial.

Holiday work inspires agriculture career

Bundaberg Region farms have hired students during the school holidays in a bid to inspire them to follow a career in agriculture.

Bundaberg to host first bioeconomy conference

Bioindustry experts from across Australia will attend Bundaberg's first bioeconomy conference to examine opportunities to develop the sector.

Changes proposed to address backpacker shortage

A Parliamentary Inquiry has proposed changes to address the shortage of agricultural labour caused by COVID-19 restrictions.

Fruitful journey from shed hand to nursery manager

The journey from packing shed hand to farm nursery manager has been a long but fruitful one for Simpson Farms employee Sonia Furlonger.

School holiday jobs to launch careers in agriculture

Farmers and industry representatives are paving the way for local students to find a career in agriculture with paid school holiday placements.

Millions of bees on their way to Bundaberg

Millions of bees are on the move around Australia, with many being trucked to the Bundaberg region for the macadamia season.

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