Aussie veggie industry grows to $3.8B

Aussie veggie industry grows to $3.8B

THE gross value of Australia's vegetable industry production has jumped $500 million in just 12 months,...

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02 JUNE 2014
Cairns promoted by horticultural event

Cairns promoted by horticultural event

AUSTRALIA'S largest horticultural convention, the Ausveg National Convention, Trade Show and Awards for...

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21 MAY 2014
Aussie veg industry must spread roots

Aussie veg industry must spread roots

THE global marketplace needs to be the Australian vegetable industry's number one focus to ensure its...

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05 MAY 2014
Potato growers defy gravity

Potato growers defy gravity

RESEARCHERS from Cornell University in the United States have begun utilising revolutionary aeroponic...

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02 MAY 2014
China's agricultural soil laden with toxic chemicals

China's agricultural soil laden with toxic chemicals

REPORTS that nearly 20% of China's agricultural land is contaminated with toxic heavy metals have further...

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23 APRIL 2014
Downplaying zebra chip risk a dangerous game

Downplaying zebra chip risk a dangerous game

CLAIMS New Zealand potatoes do not pose a substantive risk to the Australian industry have been slammed...

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08 APRIL 2014
Veg seminar to showcase advanced developments

Veg seminar to showcase advanced developments

WATERCRESS varieties that have been developed to taste like aniseed, oysters and citrus lead a number...

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02 APRIL 2014
Vegetable growers' debt levels almost triple

Vegetable growers' debt levels almost triple

THE average total debt of Australian vegetable growers is estimated to have almost tripled in the seven...

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10 FEBRUARY 2014
Spuds jump on podcast bandwagon

Spuds jump on podcast bandwagon

AUSTRALIAN potato growers are going to see key research and development information delivered via podcasts....

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07 FEBRUARY 2014
Vegetables tipped to trend in 2014 forecast

Vegetables tipped to trend in 2014 forecast

HORTICULTURISTS will be happy with the forecast that vegetables are to become the focal point of meals...

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13 JANUARY 2014
Eco vegies gets stamped

Eco vegies gets stamped

CONSUMERS are showing a strong willingness to pay more for eco-labelled vegetables, according to research...

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09 DECEMBER 2013
Vegetables can play a key role in tackling obesity

Vegetables can play a key role in tackling obesity

DESPITE public health campaigns to promote healthy eating habits, Australia is not making progress when...

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02 DECEMBER 2013