What AUSVEG thinks of the Seasonal Worker Programme

CEO James Whiteside starts his greeting in, “Vegetables Australia” magazine discussing the topic amongst many Australian farming communities; labour shortage. He highlights the importance of talking about growers operating with integrity and able to offer several opportunities. The Seasonal Worker Programme not only benefits the grower but also the workers who are able to send…

Site Visit to CSD in Wee Waa

Brad Patison – our Recruitment officer for the North West recently visited CSD for a regular Host Employer WHS site visit and snapped some of our speedie employees on the job! Fiona (pictured above) is germinating seeds as part of the laboratory processing. Todd and Ben (below) are fully kitted up in their PPE; Todd…

SWP workers: the solution for peak harvest times

Speedie recently supplied staff for Apple Farm in Orange NSW. Farm owner Mr Peter Darley, who is also the Vice President of the NSW Farmer’s Association, was interviewed by The Weekly Times on the benefits of Pacific Islander workers to farm operations … read the full story here

http://www.weeklytimesnow.com.au/agribusiness/horticulture/growers-island-rescue-for-harvest/news-story/8f57cccef10a2f2913e33d63efbf9dbf