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EVIDENCE of “quite dismal and quite shocking” accounts mismanagement by an unnamed peak horticultural body, detailed in a secret report, was aired at last week’s Senate inquiry into agricultural levies.

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EVIDENCE of “quite dismal and quite shocking” accounts mismanagement by an unnamed peak horticultural body, detailed in a secret report,
EMBRACING integrated crop management (ICM) has helped MacKay Estates' North Queensland papaya operation stay ahead of the game. 15 May 15 EMBRACING integrated crop management (ICM) has helped MacKay Estates' North Queensland papaya operation stay ahead...
THEY are the new taxes most probably haven't heard of, but consumers will soon be paying them when they buy bananas. 15 May 15 THEY are the new taxes most probably haven't heard of, but consumers will soon be paying them when they buy bananas.
COLES says 'the last thing it wants' is to control the food chain from paddock to plate, despite its latest attempt to woo farmers and grocery manufacturers. 12 May 15 COLES says "the last thing it wants" is to control the food chain from paddock to plate, despite its latest attempt...
DESPITE the organisation still pushing for members, Horticulture Innovation Australia Limited (HIA) hopes to secure almost $5.8 million in funding for two projects from the Federal Government. 12 May 15 DESPITE the organisation still pushing for members, Horticulture Innovation Australia Limited (HIA) hopes to secure...

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NINE ag-related projects will share in almost $150,000 of additional funding as part of the 25th Anniversary Landcare grants programme.2:34 PM NINE ag-related projects will share in almost $150,000 of additional funding as part of the 25th Anniversary...
A FUND run by an arm of the world's largest ag company, Cargill, has enjoyed another strong profit from its Australian farming investment.7:50 AM  3 A FUND run by an arm of the world's largest ag company, Cargill, has enjoyed another strong profit from its...

THE priority placed on the provenance of fresh vegetables, and accurate country of origin labelling, has increased in importance for consumers.22 May 15  2 THE priority placed on the provenance of fresh vegetables, and accurate country of origin labelling, has increased...
THE hort sector’s global competitiveness is under threat from “leakage” and growers getting a “free ride” on R&D, says HIAL CEO John Lloyd.22 May 15  3 THE hort sector’s global competitiveness is under threat from “leakage” and growers getting a “free ride” on R&D,...