Future Food Systems eNews issue # 46 – April 2024

Melville Park: a value-adding story David Doepel and Barbara Connell are life partners, serial entrepreneurs and co-custodians of historic Melville Park farm. Here, they’re collaborating with researchers, students and local businesses to add value to premium produce – from herbs and heirloom fruit and veg to the milk of the […]

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Future Food Systems eNews issue # 45 – March 2024

FFS hosts successful For Food’s Sake Summit Our in-person Summit saw more than 120 stakeholders from agrifood, research and government sectors gather at Murdoch University and 6HEAD Perth to engage in spirited discussions around how we can collaborate to create more healthy, resilient, sustainable, productive and profitable food systems. For […]

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Future Food Systems eNews issue # 44 – February 2024

Message from the CEO The excitement is building for a huge week in Western Australia in late February, with Future Food Systems’ (FFS’s) very own For Food’s Sake Summit occurring on February 22, along with a number of agrifood-related events happening in the West. The chance to network and develop […]

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Future Food Systems eNews issue # 41 – November 2023

Meet the Summit speakers The speaker lineup for Future Food Systems’ For Food’s Sake Summit in Perth continues to grow: Register now to hear from Nicole McNaughton, CEO of Sunshine Coast agrifood cluster the Food & Agribusiness Network (FAN); cellular agriculture expert Prof. Johannes Le Coutre; Noongar Land Enterprise Group’s […]

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Future Food Systems eNews issue # 40 – October 2023

Meet Dr Natasha Teakle, Summit speaker Dr Natasha ‘Tash’ Teakle comes from a WA farming family and spent eight years as an agricultural researcher and lecturer at the Universities of Western Australia, Glasgow, Southern California and Sydney before being becoming the head of start-up accelerator AgriStart in 2016. Last year, […]

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Future Food Systems eNews issue # 39 – September 2023

FFS Summit discounted earlybird tickets on sale Planning is in full swing for For Food’s Sake: It’s our future in February. We’ve now launched a dedicated event portal, so you can check out the agenda, confirmed speakers and sponsors, details about our Gala Dinner at the prestigious 6HEAD restaurant in […]

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Future Food Systems eNews issue # 38 – August 2023

Australia’s first agrifood-focused Living Lab coming to Coffs The City of Coffs Harbour, Queensland University of Technology and Future Food Systems will work together to establish an open-ecosystem ‘Living Lab’ where stakeholders can connect, collaborate and co-develop innovations that add value to Coffs’ agrifood sector. The first project for Lab […]

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Future Food Systems eNews issue # 37 – July 2023

FFS Research Showcase: Register now Thu 27 July 2023, 2pm-4.30pm AEST, Webinar Hear from Future Food Systems program and project leads as well as PhDs in this free webinar highlighting FFS-backed collaborations that advance sustainable development in our agrifood sector – from delivering a database of agricultural producers in NSW’s […]

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