AGM 2019 / Call for Non-Executive Director

Call for Non-Executive Directors Three Director positions are available on the Hort Innovation Board this year and the recruitment process has begun with a nation-wide advertising campaign and other below-the-line marketing activities. Rimfire Resources have been...

Media Release: Calling All Biosecurity Champions

The department today released ‘Country–Handle with Care’, a biosecurity web series that calls on locals and visitors to do their part to protect Australia from the biosecurity risk of pest and disease. Speaking at Cairns ECOFiesta, Head of Biosecurity, Lyn O’Connell,...

Media Release: Announcement on Biosecurity Steering Committee

Minister for Agriculture David Littleproud has announced the chair and members of the biosecurity levy steering committee. The committee contains representatives from industry and farm groups to help steer an informed delivery for the levy, which will see importers...

Top Walnut Producing Countries Worldwide

There are two major species of walnuts: the English walnut and the black walnut. The former is also known as the Persian walnut, since it originated in Persia. The latter traces its origin to North America. The English hybrid is grown on a commercial scale and...