Protected cropping map a vital tool for horticulture sector

August 14 2023 - 12:00pm
In total, the new map has identified 13,932 hectares of protected cropping structures nationwide, a number that exceeds previous industry estimates by 30pc. Picture supplied
In total, the new map has identified 13,932 hectares of protected cropping structures nationwide, a number that exceeds previous industry estimates by 30pc. Picture supplied

AUSTRALIA'S first protected cropping map has been launched allowing the horticulture sector to better forecast yields, manage logistics and respond to natural disasters and biosecurity threats.

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