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Agriculture Committee in Wagga Wagga

Issue date: Thursday, 6 February 2020

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The Agriculture and Water Resources Committee will be travelling to Wagga Wagga on Friday, 7 February as part of its Inquiry into growing Australian agriculture to $100 billion by 2030.

The Committee will be inspecting the research facilities at Charles Sturt University and then holding a public hearing at the university.

The Committee Chair, Mr Rick Wilson MP, stated that “Charles Sturt University has a strong focus on partnering with industry to develop new precision agriculture techniques and technologies. The Committee looks forward to discussing with Charles Sturt the outcomes of this research and how to ensure Australian farmers have the opportunity to become early adopters of innovative technologies.”

Public hearing details

Date: Friday, 7 February 2020
Time: 12.30 pm to 4.45 pm
Location: Convention Centre, Building 230, Charles Sturt University, Wagga Wagga

The hearing will be broadcast live at aph.gov.au/live.

Media inquiries

Elysia Harverson, office of Mr Rick Wilson MP, Chair
elysia.harverson@aph.gov.au
0477 360 087

For background information

Committee Secretariat
02 6277 4500
agriculture.reps@aph.gov.au

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