Regional Grower Services a division of Bundaberg Fruit and Vegetable Growers provides consultancy services to support regional producers comply with industry standards and assusts with current grant opportunities
Food Safety Compliance
Depending on business needs, Food Safety compliance services can include
- Full internal audits
- Internal audit reviews
- Document development
Internal Audits can be completed
- Combined desktop & on-farm
Internal audits take an average of 5hours and is dependant on level of complexity and completion of existing records
Food Safety system set up
This service includes consultation with producer to understand business activities
- review of current records
- identify gaps in records
- development of documents
- digital copies of all documents
This service takes an average of 5hours and is dependant on level of business complexity and applicable standards
Grants, Rebates & more
Our team offer assistance to regional producers to interpret grant guidelines and determine eligibility of grants and funding opportunities.
Our services include assisting with grant portals, grant applications and grant writing. Rates for this service is determined by complexity and time taken to complete.
Send an enquiry through to our team to receive an initial consultation
Extraordinary Disaster Assistance Recovery Grants - South East Queensland Rainfall and Flooding
Grants of up to $75,000 are available for affected producers following South East Queensland Rainfall and Flooding, 22 February – 5 April 2022 to hire or purchase equipment and materials, clean up, remove debris, replace fencing and other costs associated with the recovery process. Producers should take photographs of the direct damage to accompany their application/s.
Horticulture Irrigation Pricing Rebate Scheme
The Queensland Government has allocated $81.6 million over the three years 2021-22 to 2023-24 to provide financial support to irrigators, including funding for the Horticulture Irrigation Pricing Rebate Scheme.
A 15 per cent discount has been applied to calculate prices for all irrigation customers supplied by Sunwater and Seqwater, with a further discount of 35 per cent to be made available for horticultural growers through the Horticulture Irrigation Pricing Rebate Scheme.
Extraordinary Disaster Assistance Recovery Grants - Ex-Tropical Cyclone Seth
Grants of up to $50,000 are available for affected producers following Ex-Tropical Cyclone Seth, 2 – 10 January 2022 to hire or purchase equipment and materials, clean up, remove debris, replace fencing and other costs associated with the recovery process. Producers should take photographs of the direct damage to accompany their application/s.