Hort Innovation’s new website helps the banana industry to find levy information and resources quickly and easily, with the Banana Fund now having its own dedicated section.
To get the most out of the new website watch the short how-to video.
Visit the Banana Fund section now.
Strategic Plan stakeholder consultation continues
Hort Innovation is currently hosting workshops around the country to help inform its new Strategic Plan.
The workshops are designed to be a way for growers and industry members to share their thoughts on banana levy investment, in both R&D and marketing.
They’ll be structured around four key questions which you can find, along with other information, here.
The workshops will start at 5pm, and locations include:
Bundaberg, QLD – 13 March 2019
South Johnstone, QLD – 20 March 2019
Darwin, NT – 18 March 2019
Sunshine Coast, QLD – 2 April 2019
To register for these workshops, please visit Hort Innovation’s website here and find the workshop you would like to register for.
If you cannot make one of these workshops, or if you would rather share your thoughts online, you can do so by clicking this link and scrolling towards the bottom of the page.
New Hort Stats Handbook
The new Australian Horticulture Statistics Handbook has just landed – you can check it out here.
You’ll find the banana breakdown in the fruit section, on pages marked 66-69.
Bananas feature in Coffs video
Hort Innovation recently put together a snapshot of the Coffs Harbour region, featuring NSW DPI Industry Development Officer Matt Weinert and banana grower Mick Gentle. You can check it out here.