THE 2020 LambEx Young Guns competition entry deadline has been extended to Friday 14 February.
Organisers are seeking young industry people aged 18-35 years who are passionate about the Australian sheep and lamb industry to enter the LambEx 2020 Young Guns competition.
Six finalists will be selected from round one of the competition to attend the conference in Melbourne, receive travel assistance up to $800, and will be provided with professional development opportunities during the event.
LambEx is Australia’s premier sheep and lamb industry conference and this year will be held at the Melbourne Showgrounds on 1-3 July, returning the lamb industry expo to the state for the first time since 2012.
Competition entrants will be asked to explain their vision on how to connect the Australian sheep and lamb industry with city consumers. They will need to present their vision via digital storytelling (video/photos/animation/gopro, etc) in three minutes or less.
Research conducted by Meat & Livestock Australia shows that only about one in five meat eaters have a good understanding of the Australian red meat industry and almost 20 percent fewer city-
The annual BestWool BestLamb Conference normally held in Bendigo will be merged with Lambex 2020.
For more details about the Lambex 2020 Young Guns competition click here.