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
Sustainable Production Technologies for the Cut Flower Industry

Sustainable Production Technologies for the Cut Flower Industry

ISS-FEL-REPORT-B-SHANNON-Low-Res The aim of this Fellowship was to study the technologies of new and innovative water use efficiencies. Greenhouse automation techniques and technologies which have been developed at research and development facilities will be investigated to ascertain their uptake and implementation into … Continued
Improving market access for Australian wildflowers

Improving market access for Australian wildflowers

Flowers by Sea – Improving market access for Australian wildflowers This project has investigated using sea freight to export Australian flowers and foliages. In recent times shipping times have decreased and container technology has improved, providing more reliable control of temperature and … Continued
Postharvest Handling of Australian Flowers

Postharvest Handling of Australian Flowers

Postharvest Handling of Australian Flowers from Australian Native Plants and Related Species Correct postharvest treatment and handling is essential if flowers are to maintain quality during marketing and export. The aim of this project was to bring together  advice that would … Continued
The Top 5 Golden Rules of a High Performing Agri-Business

The Top 5 Golden Rules of a High Performing Agri-Business

The golden rules around what the Agri-Business Development Institute’s (ABDI) calls ‘internal profi tability’. These govern doing business … more so than ‘doing production’. They link with the ABDI’s 12-Pillars of Business Best Practice.