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Sponsorship and Exhibition


There are many attractive sponsorship and advertising opportunities available to increase your company’s brand to your key target markets ranging from small to high-level packages.  Packages can also be individually tailored to suit your requirements.

Trade Exhibition

A comprehensive Trade Exhibition will run concurrently with the Conference.

The Conference will provide Sponsors and Exhibitors with a cost-effective means to:

    • Showcase your latest research & development, innovation, products and services
    • Raise your organisation’s profile among delegates who are keen to learn more about how you can add value to their profession
    • Increase awareness of your company’s brand in the industry
    • Reach beyond your regular network of potential customers by engaging them in a dynamic, pre-qualified and informative environment


View the Prospectus

We have tailored packages for all organisations – large or small! Learn more about the sponsorship and exhibition opportunities.

View the Booking Form

Complete and send the booking form to secure your sponsorship and/or exhibition package. Email: apc2023@arinex.com.au

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Thank you to our valued sponsors

Platinum Sponsor

About the sponsor

The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) is a partnership between Australian grain growers and the Australian government. We are responsible for planning, investing in and overseeing research, development and extension (RD&E) for 25 leviable grain crops. 

By engaging and consulting with growers, farm advisers, industry stakeholders and government to understand constraints and opportunities, we ensure our investments are well informed and align with industry needs and our RD&E Plan.  

We invest close to $200 million a year across a diverse portfolio of over 700 projects that deliver tangible, on-the-ground impact to enhance growers’ productivity, profitability and sustainability. 

We collaborate and partner with the very best researchers and most innovative research organisations from across Australia and around the world to deliver quality research outcomes to Australian grain growers. This includes new and improved varieties, farming practices, technologies and capabilities for the Australian grains industry. 

Our purpose is to invest in RD&E to create enduring profitability for Australian grain growers.  

Our portfolio ensures we continue improving Australian grain growers’ environmental, social and economic position across regions, farming systems, timeframes and grain types. 

For more information about us, our investments, and our priorities, visit www.grdc.com.au 

Gold Sponsors

About the sponsor

Agriculture Victoria works in partnership with farmers, industries, communities and other government agencies to grow and secure agriculture in Victoria.

Victoria is Australia’s largest producer of food and fibre products, and these make up over half of Victoria’s total product exports.

Victoria has extensive regions with the right soils and climate to produce premium quality grains, cereals, pulses, legumes and oilseeds on a large scale.

Agriculture Victoria is a leader in innovative research aimed at improving pulse productivity.

Agriculture Victoria Research delivers research and innovation via an ‘innovation ecosystem’ that brings together government, industry, agribusiness and academia into clustered and collaborative networks, delivering productivity and biosecurity outcomes for agriculture.

Our innovation ecosystem connects our science expertise and capabilities to enable science discoveries and efficiencies, fast-track innovations in applications of agricultural technologies, and better manage pest and disease outbreaks.

We deliver transformational impact on productivity in Victoria’s key agricultural industries and protect industries and access to markets through genetic, biosecurity, farm systems and resource use research and innovation.

Innovations in biosecurity protect Victoria’s thriving agriculture sector through advanced diagnostics and the maintenance of specialised insect and plant pathogen reference collections.

To learn more about Agriculture Victoria’s work please visit agriculture.vic.gov.au/.   

About the sponsor

Syngenta is a global company with headquarters in Switzerland. 30,000 employees, in more than 90 countries are working to transform how crops are grown and protected.

Silver Sponsor

About the sponsor

PBSeeds are leaders in the production of fine quality seed and grains. Located in the Wimmera’s prime grain growing area, we have a strong history, expertise and passion for the pulse industry.  Notably, core staff at PBS had a key role in the development of the lentil industry, and continue to foster growth.  Our business is vertically integrated from research and development, production of seed and grain, processing and packaging to marketing seed and grain domestically and internationally.

PBSeeds high quality processing facility includes colour sorting, traceability, quality assurance and third party audited grain and seed accreditations. We take great care and pride in ensuring we meet our customer’s requirements.

PBSeeds are a major supplier of pulse and other grain products for human consumption in Australia.   We supply speciality lentils and chickpea into the boutique retail market under our own brand and other private labels. Other key domestic customers are food manufacturers using our product as major ingredients for a range of ready to eat pulse food products.

PBSeeds is proud to partner with numerous breeding companies, fast tracking and distributing the latest pulse seed varieties locally to growers via a national network of over 200 members.

About the sponsor

The Queensland Government, through the Department of Agriculture and Fisheries, makes a real, on-ground difference to Queensland’s agriculture, food and fibre industries with world-class research, development and extension.

Strong regional linkages, practical industry know-how, high-level scientific skills and experience, and emerging technology uniquely position us to drive positive industry and community impacts.

We work in partnership with research and industry collaborators to deliver programs that ensure our valuable industries are supported, resilient, responsive and sustainable.

  • Driving innovation in plant breeding to produce varieties that are pest and disease resistant, high yielding, high quality, appealing to consumers, sustainable and profitable.
  • Facilitating consumer and sensory research.
  • Strengthening supply chains and expanding markets.
  • Transforming pest and disease management through systems approaches.
  • Accelerating adoption of AgTech.
  • Driving environmental sustainability.

Bronze Sponsor

About the sponsor

We work to develop and grow Western Australia’s agriculture and food sector and aquatic resources, and build vibrant regions with strong economies.

Our department’s scientific expertise and regionally based technical capability address WA’s specific grain production priorities.

We support the pulse industry through research and development which ultimately aims to maximise yield and profit for Australian grain growers.

About the sponsor

The Department of Primary Industries and Regions (PIRSA) is a key economic development agency in the Government of South Australia, with responsibility for the prosperity of the state’s primary industries and regions. PIRSA proudly supports the pulse industry with advanced breeding, food technology research initiatives and research and development in plant-based protein manufacturing that aims to grow a new market opportunity for pulse growers that supplements exports of pulses into existing global markets.


About the sponsor

Since 2014, researchers of the Centre for Crop and Disease Management have been working with industry to reduce the economic impact of crop disease for Australian grain growers.

With co-investment by the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) and Curtin University, CCDM’s research discoveries provide solutions to growers by improving genetic resistance in wheat, barley, canola and pulses; reducing the risk of fungicide resistance; and developing profitable management strategies.

Field Day Sponsor

Conference Dinner Sponsor

Field Day Catering Sponsor



About the sponsor

Corteva Agriscience is a global agriculture company. Through the delivery of best-in-class seeds, crop protection solutions and digital services, we put farmers and consumers at the heart of everything we do; growing progress and ensuring the success of generations to come. To do this, we collaborate with stakeholders along the entire food supply chain, from farm to fork, with sustainability, innovation and responsiveness

About the sponsor

Seednet is a seed commercialization business that partners with plant breeders to develop and deliver improved new cropping varieties.

Our extensive portfolio of pulse varieties includes chickpeas, faba beans, field peas, lentils and lupins across Australia, and our current pipeline partnerships are with the National Lentil and Field pea breeding programs.

About the sponsor

Pope Packaging has been the packaging partner for more than 65 years. We are Australia’s only manufacturer and distributor of Textiles, Papersacks and Flexible Packaging.

Whether it be Bulk Bags, WPP Bags, Container liners, Papersacks or flexibles, we have a packaging solution to suit your needs.