What we stand for

Cultivate Agribusiness Central Highlands Inc (Cultivate) is a community leader in sustainable agribusiness development.

Cultivate supports the agribusinesses sector across the Central Highlands of Victoria by delivering a range of targeted activities and projects.

We provide a voice for agribusinesses across the region by promoting and delivering activities that support our farmers, food manufacturer and retailers, and associated businesses.

Cultivate activities and projects are focused on the following key areas:

  • Cultivating networks and collaboration - Facilitating networking and relationship building opportunities for agribusinesses and other stakeholders relevant to the sector
  • Increasing understanding and investment in agribusiness - Providing coordinated strategic advice and advocacy on behalf of agribusiness in the region - Delivering a range of programs and activities to improve agribusiness capacity to promote products and access new markets
  • Supporting development of commercially sustainable agribusinesses - Delivering a range of programs and activities to improve agribusiness capacity to promote products and access new markets
  • Facilitating uptake of innovative and sustainable practices - Offering opportunities for learning about innovative agribusinesses practices.  Agribusiness – all stages of the food and fibre supply chain

Our Purpose

Cultivate Agribusiness is a not for profit association whose purpose is:

  • To support the creation of wealth and improved quality of life for people involved in the agricultural production and services industries
  • To assist agribusiness to make a positive contribution to the condition of the economic, social and physical environments in the region and beyond.