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Tree Crop magazine cover

Aug/Sep 2019

Released Aug. 27, 2019

Inside this Issue:


  • ANFIC has finger on IP pulse
  • New guide to protect macadamias
  • Consumer insights to drive pear marketing
  • There’s a buzz going around
  • ACCC steps in
  • Leading the charge in value
  • Opportunity to trial online WHS system
  • Macadamia crop forecast revised down

Featured Crop - Cherries

  • Understanding cherry cracking
  • Making the ‘grade’
  • Why is the cool chain important?
  • Spotted wing drosophila: where to?

Featured Crop - Tropical Trees

  • Mango trials ‘bearing fruit’
  • Establishing a profile for tropical crops
  • It’s all about resilience
  • Papaya clean seed program underway
  • Pongamia . . . grazing’s new saviour?

Fruit Fly

  • Looking for a ‘natural lure’?
  • Winning the fruit fly battle in Gympie
  • QFF – what you need to know!

Bees & Pollination

  • Tiny technology creates a buzz
  • Bee Klipp use expands
  • Varroa mites detected again
  • Bee biosecurity for almonds
  • The 3Ps – Propolis, Production, Potential

Tree Crop Insights

  • Consolidating our global leadership
  • Reducing your global footprint
  • Tissue culture for avocados?

INSIGHTS: Disease and Weed Control

  • Dual action fungicide offers wider control
  • An effective/organic alternative . . .
  • Long-term weed control is back
  • Weeds and what they tell you
  • Trees take off on pre-planting treatment
  • New fungicide Belanty approved by APVMA
  • Schedule 7 poisons: don’t be caught out

INSIGHTS: Water Supply

  • Water conditioning gets ‘Hydrosmart’

INSIGHTS: Harvesting Equipment

  • Pick of the NZ technology crop
  • A step up for orchard safety and efficiency
  • Evaluation of almond drying and storage
  • Technology meets reliability
  • Harvest technology adapts for tree crops