About Innovation Generation

Grain farming is about long term vision and young ag professionals are invited to look to the future of their industry.

Innovation Generation is a conference for ages 18 – 35 that brings together the brightest and best speakers with real-world experience. Join the discussions around farms of the future, collaboration, entrepreneurship and maximising innovation.

Challenge the status quo and help build the future of grains in 2022 at Innovation Generation.

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Meet with industry leaders

Network with likeminded ag professionals

Join discussions around emerging ag

Learn from expert speakers

Attend site tours and workshops


Emma Ayliffe

NSW farmer, researcher, consultant

Richard Perkins

General Manager, Market Check

Diana Fear

CEO, Central West Farming Systems Inc

Scott Reardon

Paralympics gold medalist


  • Overcoming Barriers for young farmers with Sam Marwood (Cultivate Farms), Tim and Hannah Eyes (The Food Farm), Emma Ayliffe (Summit Ag)
  • Telling a farmers story on YouTube with Mark Merrett (VIC grower)
  • Emerging Ag Tech with Ben Kelly (John Deere) and Hamish Munro (Pairtree Intelligence)
  • Trade tensions and solutions with Richard Perkins (Market Check) David Brightling (DFAT rep) and Amelia Shaw (GrainGrowers)
  • Emerging from serious injury with Scott Reardon (Paralympic Gold Medalist)
  • Monetising Sustainability with Dave Stanko (Nutrien Ag Solutions)
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