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Mark Voigt, company secretary of CCW Co-operative, represents almost 600 grape grower members who supply about 200,000 tonnes of wine. CCW Co-op, located in the South Australian Riverland is the largest grape supply co-op [...]
Barossa, South Australia, Australia 5343
Two not-for-profit small-scale tree growers from South East Queensland and Northern NSW unite to improve marketing power and milling potential.
Northern Rivers (incl Lord Howe Is.), New South Wales, Australia 2480
Applied Research Collaboration Farmer Groups Forestry Marketing & Sales Website Development Workshop facilitation
Concerned about the possible closure of their local processor, a group of dairy farmers got together and took control of their farming future.
Ann Shanley is director and founding member of Kindred Spirits Enterprises, which supports transforming indigenous projects. Ann attended a Farming Together forum about the pros and cons of the co-operative business model and thought [...]
Northern Territory, Australia 0820
Building a local brand and collaborating business networks is often difficult for farmers, who rarely have a spare moment due to their own business demands. Distribution costs are sometimes prohibitive for small holders and [...]
Northern Inland, New South Wales, Australia 2372
The WA citrus industry faced downward price pressures. A large group of small producers were struggling for viability while a few large operators, who dominated the market, embarked on expansion. These investments had the [...]
Mid West Gascoyne, Western Australia, Australia 6151