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WA State Government COVID-19 Emergency Declarations

As at Saturday, 28 March 2020 view the WA state government’s COVID-19 emergency declaratio..

Jobs in WA Food and Ag website launch

The Food Alliance WA network is working with the Department of Primary Industries and Regional D..

POSTPONED International Oat Conference 2020

Regrettably due to the COVID-19 impact we have postponed the International Oat Conference 2020 (..

WA Grains Industry Strategy 2025+

A $10 Billion Vision for the Future: WA Grains Industry Strategy 2025+ Following the fourth ..

Overview

The Grain Industry Association of Western Australia (GIWA) was formed in 2008 with the merger of NACMA WA, Oilseeds WA, the Western Oat Alliance, the Western Region Barley Council and Pulse WA, to form one association to represent the interests of those in the grain supply chain. The key focus is to provide industry leadership, improve communications and nurture capacity building within the industry.

Today, GIWA has seven Councils including GIWA Wheat Council, GIWA Barley Council, GIWA Trade Council, GIWA Oilseeds Council, GIWA Pulse Council, GIWA Oat Council and GIWA AGI Council.

In addition, a number of working groups have been formed to focus on areas such as Grain Standards, biosecurity, research, transport etc. GIWA's purpose is to grow the value and profitability of the whole Western Australian grain industry

Through:

  • Leadership and industry self-regulation
  • Facilitating communication and information exchange
  • Providing solutions for grain supply chain issues