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Riverina vegetable innovation field day


19th Jul 2017 10:00am-2:30pm


Troy & Jennifer Millard's Farm
86B Hawkins Road
Yoogali via Griffith, NSW


Matthew Plunkett
0428 978 390


You will hear about:

  • Demonstrations of the Rippa Robot (Robot for Intelligent Perception and Precision Application) in the field
  • Use of drones in irrigated vegetable production
  • Solar power technologies
  • Free glovebox guides on managing pest and disease disorders
  • Growing vegetable businesses through VegNet

Presented by Salah Sukkarieh (The University of Sydney, Australian Centre for Field Robotics), Dr John Hornbuckle (Deakin Unversity), John Cochrane (Glynncorp Electrical) and Matthew Plunkett (Local Land Services).

BBQ lunch provided.

RSVP: Tickets available via

For further information please contact Matthew Plunkett on 0428 978 390 or email

This workshop is bring run as part of the National Vegetable Extension Network NSW. Join the network at to receive regular updates on workshops and events.

Project delivered by Local Land Services via funding by Horticulture Innovation Australia Limited using the vegetable industry levy funds from the Australian Government.