Australasian Permaculture Convergence 14 (APC14)

Lizzy Smith – Risk management for food producers (for home, urban gardeners to small farm/ market gardeners)

Lizzy Smith – Risk management for food producers (for home, urban gardeners to small farm/ market gardeners)

This presentation covers the motivations and purpose of risk management in farming and primary production activities: Who are the players, what are the obligations and strategies to integrate systems into their activities? The why and how for contextual risk management and its practical challenges will be shared for health, safety and well-being. Strategies for good design of work and equipment; risk controls and examples will highlight the importance of understanding the risk context for what you have to do to achieve sustainable food production.