It’s National Hay Safe Day!

It’s National Hay Safe Day!

What a year! With a promising season in full swing, an eye on the weather, and a global pandemic impacting the availability and movement of workers across the country, it is THE perfect time to take a day to focus on safety across the fodder supply chain. The...
The 2021 Fodder Festival

The 2021 Fodder Festival

Proudly Presenting the 2021 Fodder Festival Proudly Presenting the 2021 Fodder Festival The Australian Fodder Industry Association (AFIA) and Elmore & District Machinery Field Days are proud to announce details of the long-awaited follow-up to the inaugural Fodder...

AFIA welcomes new CEO

AFIA welcomes new CEO AFIA welcomes new CEO 24 November 2020 The Australian Fodder Industry Association (AFIA) has appointed experienced agricultural executive Paula Fitzgerald as its new Chief Executive Officer. Ms Fitzgerald has a long history in the agriculture...

Signs for safety – ten years of National Hay Safe Day

Signs for Safety Ten years of National Hay Safe Day Ten years ago, Suzanne Woods’ search for hay safety signs revealed a gaping hole in the industry. The Western Australian hay grower, and now Australian Fodder Industry Association (AFIA) secretary, had on-farm and...

Quality’s the key for new AFIA chair

Quality’s the key for new AFIA chair Quality’s the key for new AFIA chair Media Release 28 September 2020 Improving farmer’s knowledge of hay quality and the value it brings to Australian agriculture is a priority for the new Australian Fodder Industry Association...

Scholarship winner: changing forage management

Scholarship winner: changing forage management for a future in dair Scholarship winner: changing forage management for a future in dair Media Release 3 August 2020 Scholarship winner: changing forage management for a future in dairy We aren’t dairy farmers anymore; we...