This Three-Year RD&E Plan outlines the new, emerging and other core funded plant industries’ research, development and extension (RD&E) objectives from 1 January 2015 until 30 June 2018. These objectives have been shaped by the RIRDC Corporate Plan 2012–2017 which … Continued
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Protected and threatened plants in the cut-flower industry: sustainable management plan 2018–22 continues the system to facilitate and regulate sustainably harvesting and producing material for the cut-flower industry in NSW. The tools and strategies in this plan support the long-term … Continued
AFI Magazine article – Issue 60 December 2017 – Page 6 The flower industry has been successful in obtaining funding from the federal Department of Agriculture and Water Resources to undertake a project which will reduce fragmentation, build leadership skills and improve communication within … Continued
AFI Magazine – Issue 62, February 2018 – Page 12-13 Most industries in Australia are represented by industry associations. Typically not-for-profit, industry associations provide members with a range of services, including lobbying on their behalf, support and training. Some associations offer some … Continued
Australian Flower Industry article lamenting the loss of industry leadership at the regional level and highlighting the importance of industry groups. Urging the industry to rediscover the power of local and regional industry groups. AFI magazine Issue 63 – April 2018 Author Shane … Continued
Association governance is not an exact science. In reality, personalities, Board culture and habits play a major role in how an association or charity achieves its objectives. This article provides examples of typical problems that arise from difficult Board Directors/Committee … Continued