Proaqua APFA Symposium 2021! New Hybrid Format with more Opportunities!

Proaqua Australian Prawn Farmers Association Symposium 2021!  Register and buy your tickets here: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/proaqua-australian-prawn-farmers-association-symposium-2021-tickets-155906870647 Introducing our new hybrid symposium format! This year we are holding a hybrid symposium which is a combination of virtual and face to face. First there will be a virtual platform with pre-recorded webinar presentations featured on APFA’s event app accessible to […]

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2021 APFA Membership Applications Now Open!

APFA MEMBERSHIP APPLICATIONS FOR 2021! Australian prawn farming production is set to double to over 10,000 tonnes by 2023 and with this brings changes to the way we breed, grow, manage and sell farmed prawns. This growth will impact research & development, logistics, feed demand, the supply chain and regional business trading, providing significant opportunities for […]

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APFA now accepting Research Applications until 30 October!

Applications are now open for round 1 until 30 October 2020! APFA is now accepting research proposals in response to its RD&E priorities. Priorities are: Animal Health and Performance Industry Biosecurity and Border Protection Human Capital and Emerging Technologies Broodstock – Sourcing, Quality and Supply Environmental Sustainability and Compliance Applications close 5pm (AEST) 30 October […]

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NOTICE: Australian prawn farm white spot disease recovery levy – objections period now closed.

OBJECTION PERIOD NOW CLOSED   Australian Prawn Farm White Spot Disease Recovery Levy – Proposed amendment From 1 January 2020, a white spot disease repayment (WSDR) component at a rate of 3.01 cents per kilogram was introduced to the farmed prawns levy and charge to repay the government-underwritten assistance package provided to prawn farmers affected by white […]

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