webinar register page

Webinar banner
Breathing New Life
Webinar Speaker:
Tim Smallbon, Research Manager, Cressy Research Station.

Breathing New Life outlines the journey of the Cressy Research Station, founded in 1937 and becoming a Land Army training centre through the Second World War, then a farmer training facility and then a centre of excellence for Tasmanian agriculture. But what has become of the Cressy Research Station today, and can it be revitalized with a new breath of life and scientific purpose?

Oct 24, 2021 01:30 PM in Hobart

Webinar logo
* Required information
Loading

Speakers

Timothy Smallbon
Research Manager @Upper Murray Seeds Cressy Research Station
Tim Smallbon has enjoyed a career in Tasmanian agriculture spanning almost 40 years. Always having a passion for applied science, detail and technical skill led him to train as a seed and vegetable crop agronomist. Embracing the challenge of lifelong learning, he completed a Master of Agricultural Science degree by research at the University of Tasmania in 2018 and was appointed Research Manager for Upper Murray Seeds to breathe new life into the Cressy Research Station. Tim conducts research in Seed Breeding, Horticulture, Agronomy and Agricultural Plant Science and has extensive experience in intermediate day onion crop research.