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Humans of Agriculture speaks with John Harvey

We’re excited to launch our first-ever Humans of Agriculture x evokeAG. podcast collaboration series with Oli Le Lievre.

John Harvey Humans of Ag podcast

Throughout this series, we’ll shine a light on the people – from all walks of life – who make our global agrifood system so vibrant. We hear their stories of innovation, their diverse backgrounds, what drives them, and why shaping the future of food is so rewarding.

Join us for Oli’s first deep-dive conversation with John Harvey, AgriFutures Australia’s Managing Director about his career in agriculture from Sydney to Wagga Wagga, his unwavering focus on connecting the dots between innovation, commercialisation, and research and development – and the incredible opportunities on offer in agriculture and how we should position agriculture to attract the next generation.

Learn more about the Humans of Agriculture podcast and read Oli’s stories, here.

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