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The Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria (RASV) promotes and celebrates agriculture through events which connect industry with consumers and ultimately aims to improve the quality and increase demand for Victorian agricultural produce.

The RASV is a member based organisation that has a proud history of providing industry with valuable platforms to advance excellence in agriculture, primarily through conducting consistent benchmarking and high calibre award programs and events.

These award programs and events provide those with a direct involvement in primary and secondary production, particularly in Victoria, with unique opportunities to improve industry standards, establish credibility and provide market differentiation.

The Royal Melbourne Show, Victoria’s largest annual community event conducted by the RASV, provides industry with opportunities to engage and connect annually with half a million consumers over 12 days and build their knowledge and understanding of the vital role agriculture plays in everyday life.

Furthermore, the RASV manages Melbourne Showgrounds, Victoria’s largest and most versatile venue for trade shows, exhibitions and events.

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  • Media Release: Canadian Brian Carscadden announced as RASV Dairy judge Thursday, 28 May, 2015

    In an exciting development, The Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria (RASV) has appointed highly regarded international judge Brian Carscadden, Canada, to assess this year’s Dairy Youth Handlers Classic and All Breeds Elite Dairy Heifer competitions held during the Royal Melbourne Show in September, with entries now open.

  • Media Release: RASV looks to reward Victoria’s Emerging Leaders Wednesday, 27 May, 2015

    Last year’s Emerging Leader in Victorian Agriculture (ELVA) Award winner, Tatyoon-based Fashion Designer Leila Sweeney, says her aim is to create a clothing collection using wool grown, spun and knitted in Australia. Her award win is helping turn her goal into reality as she plans to use her ELVA prize money to buy the necessary equipment.

  • Media Release: Liquid Gold - The winners of the 2015 Australian International Beer Awards revealed Friday, 22 May, 2015

    The winners of Champion Australian Beer and Champion International Beer have been named at the Australian International Beer Awards (AIBA) Presentation Dinner last night, with Mountain Goat Beer from Victoria awarded for its Barley Wine – Barrel Beer, part of their Rare Breed range, and Lion Beer Spirits Wine, New Zealand for its Speight’s 5 Malt Old Dark...

  • Royal Melbourne Show competitions open this month! Friday, 01 May, 2015

    Be part of Victoria’s largest and most iconic annual community event, the Royal Melbourne Show, for your chance to win a coveted blue ribbon with a number of competitions open for entry this month! With competitions across beef cattle, dairy, sheep, goats, horses, dogs, woodchop and art, craft and cookery, RASV members can receive discounts on a number of entry fees!

  • From pool to paddock: Giaan Rooney to share her story at premier Victorian agricultural industry event Thursday, 30 Apr, 2015

    Australian Olympic icon Giaan Rooney is set to represent the $12 billion Victorian agricultural industry at the upcoming Heart of Victoria gala dinner on June 11, 2015...

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