Tasmanian Farmers and Graziers Association
Tasmanian Farmers and Graziers Association

WoolProducers Australia 'Raising the Baa' in Industry Capacity Building

WoolProducers Australia (WPA) has announced that nominations for their ‘Raising the Baa’ Leadership in Agriculture Program are now open.  Nominations are being sought from interested parties who have a passion for the wool industry and are active in any sector of industry throughout the supply chain.

WoolProducers is said to have identified a gap in industry representative capacity building within the Australian wool industry. In order to address this gap, WPA pursued and were successful in obtaining a grant under the Commonwealth Government’s Leadership in Agricultural Industries Fund.

There are two separate components of the Program that WoolProducers are currently taking nominations for - Australian Institute of Company Director (AICD) – Company Directors Course and the WoolProducers Australia Youth Ambassador.

The AICD Company Directors Course is a globally recognised qualification which provides participants with a thorough understanding of corporate governance.

Course costs, accommodation and travel expenses will be covered. Nominees will be required to apply for these positions and all appointments will be merit based. Nominations close on 23 April, 2018. For further information email info@woolproducers.com.au