Coles opens new round of Nurture Fund

Grant of up to $500,000 to help producers develop new market-leading products, technologies and processes.

Record almond harvest is coming

123,000 tonnes of almonds are expected to be harvest in the coming weeks

Labour automation now crucial for producers

Automation protects against unexpected market shocks which can cause major picking and packhouse staff shortages.

Australian trial protecting pears with solar panels

Solar panels will protect fruit and further earn their keep through the generation of electricity.

Nutrition is more than just NPK ratio

High quality prills mean better nutrient distribution and availability for hort crops.

Feasibility study for 300-hectare avocado project completed

Farm will produce avocados from September to February when supply is limited from the rest of Australia.

Aussie mango unveils a new look

Honey Gold mangoes have a bright new look this season.

A better alternative to drenching apples and pears

Over 60,000 bins of fruit have already been treated in Australia.

APAL Post-harvest Seminar goes online

Online event is free to all attendees.

AgPick tool helps track pickers during pandemic

Growers want to have the flexibility to access information easily and remotely via any device.

Drones that can detect infected citrus trees

Technology likely to be applied to a wide range of other fruit and nut crops as well.

Antioxidant-rich Queen Garnet plum now in season

Projections are for a 300% growth this year in export markets.

Clean, easy monitoring of insect pests

Biotrap cubes take the hassle out of insect monitoring by allowing growers to use dry insect traps .

Safe disposal of unwanted agvet chemicals

Register online for disposal of unused or obsolete agvet chemicals.

Select Harvests completes $129M Piangil purchase

Purchase increases Select Harvests’ planted area by 20 per cent.