Current projects

Smarter Resources, Smarter Central Highlands Agribusiness Training Program

The National Centre for Sustainability has been working with Cultivate Agribusiness (formerly Central Highlands Agribusiness Forum - CHAF) to deliver a joint project entitled Smarter Resources, Smarter Agribusiness Central Highlands Training Program in partnership with BREAZE Energy Solutions and supported by Sustainability Victoria's Smarter Resources, Smarter Business program.

For more information go to the Cultivate Agribusiness website.

Cultivate Agribusiness has been helping farm businesses save money and improve the viability of their farm business through energy savings and materials efficiency.

Cultivate Agribusiness has developed a self-guided workbook to help farmers achieve their efficiency goals. This is a practical guide designed to help save money, increase productivity, gain a market edge and reduce environmental impact on their farms.

View a copy of "Your Resource Efficient Farm Energy and Materials Assessment Workbook" (pdf ,8.5MB).

For more information on the project and contact details, view flyer (pdf, 487kb).

For individual efficient farm case studies in the Central Highlands Region of Victoria, click through the following links:

Greenwood Dairy (pdf, 148kb)

Yandoit Farm (pdf, 324kb)

Jonai Farms and Meatsmiths (pdf, 156kb)

Taltarni Vineyards & Winery (pdf, 597kb)

Keldavaigh Beef Cattle (pdf, 182kb)

Sustainability Leadership for the 21st Century for Local Government Leaders

For further details go to Business, Industry and Government Home page.