VFF State Election Forum: Eildon

Do you want to know who has your local community’s best interests at heart ahead of the upcoming Victorian election? Farming and rural communities will have the opportunity to test the Candidates' standing at the Victorian election at upcoming forums to be hosted by the VFF. Candidates will be asked for their position on the key commitments sought by the VFF in our 'Fair Go for Regional Victoria' Policy Statement which was launched in June. When: Monday 14 November Where: Delatie Hotel, Mansfield RSVP: Forums are free and open to everyone and there is no need to RSVP, just turn…

VFF West Goulburn Branch Meeting

You're invited to our latest VFF West Goulburn Branch Meeting at Hurley’s Bar and Bistro Hotel in Kyabram. Guest speaker: VFF President Emma Germano Topics: Weather conditions and flooding. Share your weather story/experience with other farmers. RSVP: Rob Schloss on 0409 548 453 by Sunday 13 November

VFF State Election Forum: Benalla

Do you want to know who has your local community’s best interests at heart ahead of the upcoming Victorian election? Farming and rural communities will have the opportunity to test the Candidates' standing at the Victorian election at upcoming forums to be hosted by the VFF. Candidates will be asked for their position on the key commitments sought by the VFF in our 'Fair Go for Regional Victoria' election Policy Statement which was launched in June. When: Tuesday 15 November 7PM Where: Benalla Bowls Club RSVP: Forums and free and open to everyone and there is no need to RSVP,…

SFS – Safe Recovery of Bogged Machinery Workshop, Inverleigh

SFS Trial Site, Cnr of Brocks Rd and Hamilton Hwy, Inverleigh

Growers, workers and harvest machinery operators are invited to an information session about the safe recovery of bogged machinery. On Thursday 17th November, 9am to 12 noon. SFS Trial Site, Corner of Brocks Rd and Hamilton Hwy, Inverleigh.  There will be demonstrations and discussion with representatives from: - Southern Farming Systems - CLAAS Harvest Centre Swayn & McCabe - Victorian Farmers Federation Making Our Farms Safer project  - Black Snake Snatch Strops - National Centre for Farmer Health - Worksafe Victoria  This is a FREE event. Light refreshments provided.  RSVP via link to SFS registration page here Fore more info,…

2022 VFF President Election Forum

Don’t miss your chance to hear from the Candidates running for VFF President at the upcoming 2022 VFF President Election Forum on Thursday 17 November at 7:00pm. The online session will be independently moderated by Natalie Kotsios from the Weekly Times and is your chance to hear directly from the Candidates vying for VFF President. To ensure you enjoy the best experience, we recommend you have the latest version of Zoom installed your computer or device prior to the event starting. Click here for Forums for VFF Vice-President and VFF/UDV President. You can read the latest 2022 VFF Election information here.

West Gippsland Dairy/ Warragul & District Branches Next Gen Gathering

You're invited to the West Gippsland Dairy/ Warragul & District Branches Next Gen Gathering at the Royal Hotel in Drouin. GUEST SPEAKERS: (begins at 7:15pm) Mark Billing – VFF UDV President Steve Harrison – VFF Livestock President Peter Costello – VFF UDV Advisor TOPICS: Future of the VFF Branches, issues for next generation farmers in the region. RSVP: Mick McCarthy 0448 043 806 or [email protected]

2022 VFF Vice-President Election Forum

Don’t miss your chance to hear from the Candidates running for VFF Vice-President at the upcoming 2022 VFF Vice-President Election Forum on Tuesday 22 November at 7:00pm. The online session will be independently moderated and is your chance to hear directly from the Candidates vying for VFF Vice-President. To ensure you enjoy the best experience, we recommend you have the latest version of Zoom installed your computer or device prior to the event starting. You can read the latest 2022 VFF Election information here.

Warburton Farm Safety Briefing

** Important update ** As of 21/11/22 unfortunately this event has been cancelled. If you would like to connect with a Farm Safety Advisor, please email [email protected] Warburton Farmers can learn about Farm Safety on November 23 with the Victorian Farmers Federation Making Our Farms Safer project. Join our Farm Safety Advisor Richard Versteegen, who will provide an overview of the latest farm safety information and guide you in understanding your OHS requirements on the farm. Topics for discussion are; farm machinery safety & supporting mental health on the farm. The Warburton Farm Safety Briefing will run from 6.30pm -…

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2022 VFF/ UDV President Election Forum

Don’t miss your chance to hear from the Candidates running for VFF/UDV President at the upcoming 2022 VFF/ UDV President Election Forum on Thursday 24 November at 7:00pm. The online session will be independently moderated and is your chance to hear directly from the Candidates vying for VFF/ UDV President. To ensure you enjoy the best experience, we recommend you have the latest version of Zoom installed your computer or device prior to the event starting. You can read the latest 2022 VFF Election information here.

VFF Whittlesea Branch Meeting

You're invited to the latest VFF Whittlesea Branch Meeting at the Whittlesea Bowls Club. GUEST SPEAKER: VFF President, Emma Germano. Dinner from 6pm, meeting starts at 8pm. RSVP: Monday 21 November to Noelene Younger 0438 859 655

Safe Recovery of Bogged Machinery Workshop – Bridgewater

Growers, workers and harvest machinery operators are invited to an information session about the safe recovery of bogged machinery. On Wednesday 30th November, 9am to 12 noon. 790 Derby - Serpentine Rd, Bridgewater.  There will be demonstrations and discussion with representatives from: - Victorian Farmers Federation Making Our Farms Safer project  - Black Snake Snatch Strops - National Centre for Farmer Health - Worksafe Victoria  Farmers are invited to share experiences, learn new tips and checkout machinery on display, all in an effort to best manage the wet and challenging conditions presenting this season. This is a FREE event. Light…

VFF UDV West Goulburn Branch AGM

You're invited to our upcoming VFF UDV West Goulburn Branch AGM at Hurley’s Bar & Bistro, 217 Allan St, Kyabram. Special Guest• Sarah Parker 2022 Rural Community Leader of the Year Topics for discussion• Current issues• Annual general meeting• Any other business RSVP to Rob Schloss:Mob: 0409 548 453

Stock Sense: Peri-urban workshop Pakenham

Stock Sense is teaming up with expert speakers to present at a FREE workshop on a range of livestock health, welfare, and biosecurity topics. Come along to learn more about different aspects of the supply chain, including a livestock handling demonstration. Topics include: Where and When: Pakenham – Wednesday 7th December (9am – 1pm) Free morning tea and lunch included! We hope you can join us for this event! For more information please do not hesitate to contact the Stock Sense team at [email protected] Stock Sense is funded by the Cattle Compensation Fund and the Sheep and Goat Compensation Fund…