A unique opportunity exists for Australian grain growers to visit and learn from their US counterparts by joining a grains tour of the American Midwest.
The Australian vegetable industry has responded to the Federal Government’s plan to abolish the 457 skilled migration visa and replace it with a new multi-stream temporary visa, saying it is vital that regional Australia receives appropriate consideration under the replacement scheme.
Close collaboration with our nearest regional neighbours is an important part of the Australian Fisheries Management Authority’s (AFMA) efforts towards combatting and preventing illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing.
The 2017 International Temperate Rice Conference, held in Griffith NSW, has highlighted the importance of ongoing collaboration between the world’s rice growers, scientists and researchers to sustain the global rice industry.
Chinese consumers will find it easier to buy fresh Australian produce and a wider range of other Australian goods and services following a ground-breaking agreement between Austrade and Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba.
A group of export-ready vegetable growers will be flying the flag for the Australian industry at Asia Fruit Logistica, the continent’s leading trade show for the international fresh fruit and vegetable business, which will be held in Hong Kong from 7-9 September 2016.
Almost 200 horticulture industry participants and representatives – from growers to industry bodies, government and exporters – are arriving in Hong Kong with one message: The Australian horticulture sector is open for business.
The Australian vegetable industry has welcomed the news that Japan has granted market access for Australian pumpkins and melons, paving the way for Aussie pumpkins to be exported to Japan immediately.