Eighteen of southeast Australia’s most outstanding farmers took centre stage tonight as they were recognised for their innovation and excellence in agriculture at The Weekly Times Coles 2015 Farmer of the year awards at Crown Casino in Melbourne. Minister for Agriculture Jaala Pulford presented the..
Minister for Agriculture Jaala Pulford will today visit Japan’s largest supermarket chain Aeon in Tokyo to celebrate the recent success of Victorian table grape exports to Japan.
The Andrews Labor Government is taking action to protect our $2.4 billion horticulture industry, with a new five-year fruit fly management action plan now open for public consultation.
The Andrews Labor Government today welcomed the opening of Victoria’s new purpose built wholesale fruit, vegetable and flower market in Epping, in Melbourne’s north.
Victoria’s horticulture industry has a bright future under the Andrews Labor Government, stakeholders at a leadership forum in Shepparton have heard. Minister for Agriculture, Jaala Pulford, last night outlined the Labor Government’s plan to grow Victoria’s $2.4 billion horticulture industry at the annual Horticulture Industry..
The Andrews Labor Government will lead a pilot program to improve market access for temperate fruit exports, such as apples, pears, stone fruits, grapes and cherries, to China and Thailand. The pilot program was endorsed in last Friday’s meeting of the Agriculture Ministers’ Forum (AGMIN)..
A new, five year action plan for a proactive and co-ordinated approach to Queensland fruit fly management will be developed to protect domestic and international market access for Victoria’s $2.4 billion horticulture industry. Minister for Agriculture, Jaala Pulford, said the state wide action plan would..
The Andrews Labor Government is growing Victoria’s thriving horticulture industry by reducing barriers to trade and improving access to new markets, supporting industry-led innovation and research. Speaking at the Australian Horticultural Exporters Association (AHEA) Export Forum today, Minister for Agriculture, Jaala Pulford, said last week’s..