FLA - April Meat Up
Join us for our next Meat Up event, and the first of its kind to incorporate site tours.
Agenda for Wednesday, April 11:
- 1pm Depart Toowoomba (Neil Street Bus Interchange)
- 2pm Site tour at Barden Produce
- 4pm Site tour continues on to Qualipac
- 6pm Return to Toowoomba for networking evening, gourmet canapés and drinks provided by our event partner, Fitzy's
Barden Produce embraces the latest technology. With over 20 years experience, Barden Produce grows, packs, markets and distributes fresh vegetables, salads and herbs to supermarkets, food processors and independent grocers across Australia and around the globe in a range of retail ready and wholesale markets.
As a market leader in root vegetables, brassicas, herbs and many other specialty vegetables, they invest heavily in new product development and technology to ensure that customers experience their business philosophy with every purchase - "Freshness and Quality without Compromise."
Barden is proud of the field and hydroponic farming operations, processing facilities and distribution centres that they have around Australia that are located close to metropolitan centres. Part of their strength is that they can deliver fresh product year round within 24 hours of harvest within Australia and by air within 48 hours of harvest to select global destinations. More information here.
Qualipac is an Australian owned farming enterprise that specialises in growing, packing and supplying quality produce throughout Australia and overseas to the domestic and overseas market. Their produce is grown in several South East Queensland locations including the Lockyer Valley and Eastern Darling Downs, and the packing and dispatch facility and head office is located in Gatton, Queensland. Qualipac pride themselves on supplying quality produce and utilising the best and most efficient farming methods and practices. Qualipac is a HACCP (Hazard analysis and critical control points) and a WQA (Woolworths Quality Assurance) accredited supplier. More information here.
Member Price: $45 (members, login to receive your member discount)
Non-Member Price: $65