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Member Benefits

The Australian Association of Ruminant Nutrition (AARN) is the national professional association providing education, training, professional development, mentoring, networking opportunities and representation to industry bodies for ruminant nutritionists in Australia. Members are bound by the AARN Member Code of Conduct to maintain high standards and ethical behaviour. 

  • Member Discounts

    Discounted registration for Members to attend Conferences and webinars. 

  • Members Area

    Access conference recordings and presentations, plus an extensive further learning resource library.

  • Mentor Program

    Join the Program as a Mentor or Mentee, to share and learn from past experience. 

  • Membership by Examination

    Increase your knowledge and gain recognition from your peers by completing the self guided Further Learning Program.

  • Have Your Say

    Full Members are eligible to Vote at the AGM and shape the future of the AARN by sitting on the Committee. 

Full Membership

$300

  • Access to past conference recordings
  • Learning Resources
  • Advertise or seek job opportunities
  • Mentor Program
  • Member discounts for conferences & webinars
  • Voting rights at the Annual General Meeting
  • Eligibility to become a Member by Examination through the Further Learning Program
  • Join the Executive Committee

Associate Membership

$300

  • Access to past conference recordings
  • Learning Resources
  • Advertise or seek job opportunities
  • Mentor Program
  • Member discounts for conferences & webinars

eMembership

$200

  • Access to past conference recordings
  • Learning Resources
  • Advertise or seek job opportunities

eMembership Student

$50

  • Access to past conference recordings
  • Learning Resources
  • Advertise or seek job opportunities

CLASSES OF MEMBERSHIP AND ELIGIBILITY

Full Membership

Limited to individuals who can demonstrate through qualification and/or experience, competency in the field of ruminant nutrition, specifically by either:

  • Holding a tertiary qualification in agricultural science or equivalent and has a minimum two years experience in the ruminant nutrition sector subsequent to gaining such qualification,

or

  • Having achieved professional status and a position of professional responsibility through the combination of post-secondary education and a minimum five years practical experience in ruminant nutrition.
Associate Membership

Available to any individual with an interest in the areas of ruminant nutrition who is not eligible for Full Membership.

eMemberships

Available to any individual in Australia or overseas. 

Student eMembership is available to those who can demonstrate enrollment in a relevant full time tertiary course.

Apply Today

We will get back to you as soon as your application has been reviewed by the Committee. 

Membership Application
Application to become a Member of the Australian Association of Ruminant Nutrition.
Brief description of business interests and/or products and services supplied to the ruminant industries:
Please select the Membership Class you wish to apply for. NOTE: Full Members must also attach their CV and completed nomination form signed by 2 current Full Members of the AARN.
Click or drag files to this area to upload. You can upload up to 2 files.
Full Member Applications only. Please attach your CV and completed Nomination Form.
In the event of my admission as a member, I agree to be bound by the Rules of the Association and its Code of Conduct for the time of my membership.
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