Events and field days
Macquarie Cotton Growers Association organise a variety of cotton events throughout the year to support our members with field days, agronomy trials and forums to update on issues in the industry. We also enjoy getting together to have some fun at our Golf Day and Annual Awards Dinner.
Our calendar features events hosted by MCGA. If you are a MCGA member and would like to promote your event, contact us.
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National Renewables in Agriculture Conference and Expo
14 November, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm$75.00
On-farm renewables present a huge opportunity for farmers to cut costs and emissions. The inaugural National Renewables in Agriculture Conference and Expo will be held on 14 November in Wagga. This exciting event brings together farmers, renewables experts, and agribusinesses to share expertise and lived experience with the use of on-farm renewables.
Breakout sessions will also unpack the details behind what makes a competitive business case for different sectors.
The event includes:
- Case studies – what have other farmers done to reduce energy costs?
- What are the steps to developing a business case for renewables on your farm?
- What is the process for connecting to the grid and how to make the most of your retail supplier contract?
- When is the right time to invest in battery storage?
The Expo offers attendees the opportunity to speak to credible renewable energy suppliers about solutions available for their needs.
Who should attend?
Farmers, agricultural or energy consultants, peak bodies, agribusiness, Government representatives and agriculture students.
Early bird tickets on sale now for $75.00 until 30 September.