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
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
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 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
Farmers markets are a phenomenon.They continue to grow in number, sales volume, and length of season. They serve as an incubator for thousands of new businesses every year. They allow established farmers to cut out the middlemen and capture the … Continued
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.