Organisers of the Norco PRIMEX Field Days have decided for the first time in its 36 year history, not to proceed with the 2020 event due to COVID-19, a decision ultimately forced by the recent spread of the virus throughout Victoria. Read More >
Norco Primex 2020 will be held at Casino, northern NSW, on September 10th-12th.
Primex director Bruce Wright said the new date was based on the rescheduling of field days and events into the second half of the year as a result of the Coronavirus outbreak.
“The switch to the September 10th-12th date was always our preferred option,” he said. “Now Primex is perfectly timed to assist industries to bounce back. Read More >
The Covid-19 pandemic is threatening the existence of the nation’s agricultural and machinery field days.With field days around Australia cancelled or postponed, the Association of Agricultural Field Days of Australasia (AAFDA) is calling on the Australian government to support local field days’ committees. Read More >
The Black Dog Institute will be utilising its partnership with one of Australia’s most innovative agricultural events - Norco Primex Field Days – to assist many farmers and rural communities through mental health issues that have been aggravated by COVID-19.
The institute will be holding a webinar on Tuesday, June 23, titled ‘Tips and tools for tough times’ and is urging rural Australia to tune in. Read More >