Strawberry growers are urging perspective after sewing needles were in found in fruit contained in three punnets.
Banana growers farming with Panama TR4 and who sell fruit to NSW are benefiting from a new fruit certification agreement.
Agriculture Minister David Littleproud affirmed his commitment to a stand-alone agriculture visa at last week’s Rural Press Club lunch.
Australian growers will showcase their premium products under the Taste Australia banner at Asia Fruit Logistica, Hong Kong, with a Hort Innovation delegation of more than 220 stakeholders, representing 80 Australian businesses.
A Growcom-led project valued at $203,600 aims to build horticulture knowledge and capacity within indigenous enterprises.
Hort Innovation is launching a new marketing campaign for bananas, focusing on how the fruit helps Australians to live their best life.