Horticultural and Landscape Supplies - Site Visit
Friday April 15th
Steve Gavalas from Horticultural and Landscape Supplies invited all NGIT members to a site visit and a extensive presentation by Max Edgley on soil health.
Steve and his team escourted a group of members around the HALS site and explained the processes and procedures of producing their wide range of horticultural products.
Max Edgley, who studying his PhD in Horticultural Science at UTASpresented an interesting and informative workshop discussing the value of Soil Health.
If anyone is interested in a copy of Max's informative session please contact Horticultural and Landscape Supplies.
Diary of Events
As part of your member benefits NGIT runs a range of workshops and industry information sessions.
We would also like to promote our accredited members businesses and functions.
Below are some up and coming events that NGIT is supporting in its role as the state industry representative.
Wednesday May 4th @ Cargo - Salamanca Place - 6.30pm
With the up and coming Nurserey and Garden Industry Structure Review Consultation Meeting scheduled all Southern NGIT members are invited to a casual drink and discussion on the proposals and changes that may need to be considered with the restructuring of our national body, NGIA.
The amalgamation of NGIA into one governing body may have wide ranging effects on our Tasmanian memberships; affecting areas of Bio Security, accreditation and funding.
This casual drink will assist all members in making informed contributions and submissions to the Structure Review Consultation Meeting.
All are welcome - please RSVP by 2nd May
Structure Review Consultation Meeting
Wednesday May 18th @ Campbell Town Tas 11.00am
The Structure Review Committee is visiting Tasmania to facilitate consultation meetings with industry stakeholders as part of their broard ranging, whole of industry review to assess the current structure of the nursery and garden industry in Australia.
The Structure Review Committee is an independent committee which has been tasked to review the bodies representing growers, retailers and suppliers in the industry. The Committee is made up of industry members and operates without the interference or influence of existing bodies.
For more information or to download a submission form please go to ngia.com.au
As a member of NGIT you are invited to attend the consultation meeting and contribute to this review process.
Venue: Zeps, 92-94 High Street, Campbell Town
Time: 11.00am start - 12.30pm
A light lunch is provided - Please RSVP your attendance by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
If your business is having a special event or you'd like to share any information with fellow members please CONTACT US at NGIT for assistance in promoting your up and coming event on the NGITas website.