CQNFA Newsletter March 2000

CQNFA Newsletter March 2000

CQNFA Newsletter Mar 2000 Contents Letter to the Editor New Research Project Products wanted Agvet legislation review Green Expo IT training Grow Search Latest RIRDC Releases IHM requirements Fastest growing markets Grevillea as a cut flower Grants available Chemsmart IHM … Continued
CQNFA Newsletter February 2000

CQNFA Newsletter February 2000

CQNFA Newsletter Feb 2000 Contents Flowers 2000 Nursery Feedback Florists manual Getting into Export Letters to the Editor Understanding soils and Nutrients CQNFA Meeting Australia Park Nursery Yuruga Nursery Moel Station Native Nursery DPI Producer Appreciation Awards
Costs and Returns for Kangaroo Paw in Central Australia

Costs and Returns for Kangaroo Paw in Central Australia

Costs and Returns for Kangaroo Paw in Central Australia Kangaroo Paw is a perennial crop which generally does not produce a marketable crop until its second year. The costs and returns information given here are the establishment costs and an … Continued
Cook’s Rice flowers

Cook’s Rice flowers

Cook’s Riceflowers After several experiments with growing a wide variety of flowers, the Cooks decided on rice flowers, believing that they were very hardy natives that could cope with dry weather without much irrigation. “Our first harvest consisted of 13 … Continued
Coloured Shade Nets

Coloured Shade Nets

Coloured shade nets We suggest that the coloured net technology can be applied to enhance commercially desired plant responses, thus substituting the use of growth regulators or pruning.
Chrysanthemum cultivar Evaluation Trials

Chrysanthemum cultivar Evaluation Trials

Chrysanthemum Trials Queensland’s chrysanthemum growers have long recognised the need to have a more extensive range of cultivars at their disposal. A larger range of colours and flower types is needed to satisfy the increasingly sophisticated consumer demand and the … Continued
Anigozanthos flavidus – Kangaroo Paw

Anigozanthos flavidus – Kangaroo Paw

Anigozanthos flavidus Recently, vertical perennials such as Equisetum hyemale and Anigozanthus flavidus with their peculiarly primitive structure are garnering attention as society grows in its horticultural sophistication. It seems that everything ancient is new again.
Gathering data on order gatherers

Gathering data on order gatherers

OG Article Scan The Flower Association has been working with industry members from across the country in an effort to address some issues associated with on line order gatherers (OGs).  An OG is a company that only has an on … Continued
Guidelines: Whole-of-organisation governance

Guidelines: Whole-of-organisation governance

whole_of_organisation_governance A clear whole-of-organisation governance framework supports the achievement of the organisation’s strategic objectives by clarifying that decision-making is tied to risk and there is accountability for the exercise of authority. But it is also about empowering employees — allowing them to respond … Continued
Starting and Running your Community Organisation: A Guide

Starting and Running your Community Organisation: A Guide

startingandrunningyourcommunityorganisation_aguide This Guide to establishing and running successful and sustainable community organisations aims to improve participation by new and emerging community members in Australian society and strengthen their ability to better support their communities.