Agribusiness Today Forum 2019 – Beefed up and ready to go in Cowra, 8-9th August. Register here!

Cowra is set to host a major forum for local beef, mutton and lamb producers and industry representatives with the annual Agribusiness Today Forum to be held on Thursday 8th and Friday 9th August at the Cowra Services Club.

The theme for the 2019 forum focuses on how to maximise red meat yields and business opportunities. The forum is expected to attract well over 100 delegates to town.

The two-day event will be addressed by a number of high calibre speakers including representatives from Meat and Livestock Australia, JBS and NAB. Delegates also have the opportunity to attend one of three field trips.

Registrations have NOW been EXTENDED! Book here:

Regional Development Australia (RDACW) Central West’s CEO Sam Harma said this year’s event was sure to be a showcase for the local red meat industry.

“The Central West is renowned for our world class produce. The red meat sector is a major employer and driver of the region’s economy. It is great to be able to showcase the sector and deliver the Agribusiness Today Forum for another year.

“The drought is biting, but prices are high and the outlook for the sector is bright.

“The countdown is now on to the 8th & 9th August, with registration and ticket sales having just opened to purchase online. I encourage those interested to register quickly so they don’t miss out on this great opportunity,” said Mr Harma.

There are various registration options available for one or two days, single tickets or groups. Tickets are still available to purchase with registrations now closing at: 5pm on Wednesday 8th for the Forum day event which will be held on Thursday 8th and registrations closing on Thursday 8th, 5pm for the Field Day trips which will be held on Friday 9th August.

Book directly online via:  The forum program and list of speakers can also be downloaded directly from the website home page too. 

The Agribusiness Today Forum is a highly successful two-day event held annually at different locations across Central West, New South Wales. It is supported by a number of key partners and sponsors including: Charles Sturt University, Graham Centre for Agricultural Innovation, Local Land Services NSW, Central West Farming Systems, Cowra Council, DATAMARS, NSW Farmers and RDA Central West.

For more information about this year’s forum or to register, visit: 

For further media comment or information, please contact:

Sam Harma, CEO, RDA Central West, m. 0428 820 499 or Lindy Thompson, Communications Officer, RDA CW: e.

For further event details, please contact:

Phil Cranney, Central Tablelands Local Land Services m. 0458 745 478  e.

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With thanks to all of Agribusiness Today Forum 2019’s generous sponsors, speakers and partner organisations.