AGCAP 2019

The AGCAP Committee is looking forward to an exciting program for the 2019 school year. A round table is being held in Tamworth on the 15th March with the Department of Education, AGCAP Committee and Training Services NSW. Mr. Russell Stewart, Chair of the AGCAP Committee said, 'I am pleased to hear that Training Services … Continue reading AGCAP 2019

The 2017 AGCAP Enrichment Tour – A Real ‘Eye-Opener’ for Students

AGCAP returned to its roots recently with a keen crop of students benefiting from an ‘Enrichment Tour’. Students from across the New England and Hunter Valley regions saw different types of agribusiness and met the employers of enterprises ranging from cotton farms to gins, seed distributors to researchers. AGCAP founder, Russell Stewart, took the students … Continue reading The 2017 AGCAP Enrichment Tour – A Real ‘Eye-Opener’ for Students

AGCAP: Reaching out to Schools

Regional Development Australia Northern Inland (RDANI) has communicated directly with schools in the region towards increased awareness of a program that can help address the rural and agribusiness skilled labour shortage and get young people a step ahead on a rewarding career path. “RDANI has sent a letter and DVD video about the AgriBusiness Careers … Continue reading AGCAP: Reaching out to Schools

The AGCAP advantage

Commencing in Year 10, the The Agribusiness Careers and Professions (AGCAP) program gives rural and regional students a pathway to agricultural college and onto university.  The pathway incorporates school, college and university, allowing students to gain industry endorsed qualification while spending a minimum amount of time away from their home town.   AGCAP also helps rural communities by building links with local industry … Continue reading The AGCAP advantage

AGCAP has strong support

 ARDA - Agribusiness Regional Development Association is developing partnerships with organisations who share their ambition to assist agribusiness develop for a vibrant future. ARDA believes every innovation starts with a good idea and that is why they are assisting with the development of the AgriBusiness Careers and Professions (AGCAP) pathway to attract young people to rewarding … Continue reading AGCAP has strong support