WaGrower - Winter 2021

Published on Aug 15, 2021

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WaGrower - Winter 2021
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What to think about before the end of Financial Year 2021?
What to think about before the end of Financial Year 2021?
The end of financial year is fast approaching; is your business ready?
Instant asset write-off for eligible businesses
Instant asset write-off for eligible businesses
Last year, the government expanded the instant asset ...
your health
your health
...
When it’s difficult to bounce back
When it’s difficult to bounce back
Depression is a serious condition that affects your ...
You’ve got 10 extra mental health sessions under Medicare
You’ve got 10 extra mental health sessions under Medicare
Maybe it’s time to use them
When will I get a COVID-19 vaccine?
When will I get a COVID-19 vaccine?
Everyone in Australia will be offered a safe ...
your market
your market
...
Sea freight LCL service to support WA exporters
Sea freight LCL service to support WA exporters
IF the service is supported and proves to ...
Coles
Coles
announces centralised ordering system to improve food freshness and reduce food waste
AN NINH SINH HỌC TRANG TRẠI
AN NINH SINH HỌC TRANG TRẠI
Xây dựng và thực hiện kế hoạch an ...
Cập nhật công việc cải thiện hiệu quả sử dụng nước và phân bón trong dự án VegNET WA
Cập nhật công việc cải thiện hiệu quả sử dụng nước và phân bón trong dự án VegNET WA
CHUYÊN viên thực hiện dự án cùng ...
Permits
Permits
Current Minor Use Permits can also be searched by specific crop or pest types at https://portal.apvma.gov.au/permits
Pest surveillance working together to support WA horticulture industry
Pest surveillance working together to support WA horticulture industry
Identifying brown marmorated stink bug in a laboratory ...
Rapid fall armyworm identification assisted by LAMP technology
Rapid fall armyworm identification assisted by LAMP technology
Craig Webster and Ben Congdon demonstrate the use ...
Foreign object contamination of fresh produce
Foreign object contamination of fresh produce
MANY so-called pests that give rise to consumer ...
Latest mail on the snail: watch out for this giant pest!
Latest mail on the snail: watch out for this giant pest!
Currently sitting at number 12 on the National ...
A guide for the use of recycled organics in horticulture
A guide for the use of recycled organics in horticulture
Compost is a mixture of recycled organic materials ...
NSW grower trials cover crops
NSW grower trials cover crops
VEGETABLE grower Kim Ngov and Marc Hinderager from ...
Sprayable biodegradable polymer membrane technology for agricultural crop production systems
Sprayable biodegradable polymer membrane technology for agricultural crop production systems
f AROUND 3,500,000 metric tons of plastic ...
High-speed 3D scanner to inspect fresh produce
High-speed 3D scanner to inspect fresh produce
THE AVAILABILITY OF a skilled workforce to undertake ...
Success showcasing WA’s local food and beverages
Success showcasing WA’s local food and beverages
This April, all West Australians were invited to ...
VegetablesWA welcomes new Labour Specialist to boost grower workforce
VegetablesWA welcomes new Labour Specialist to boost grower workforce
Several employers have expanded in size due to ...
Win for growers as more Pacific workers secured
Win for growers as more Pacific workers secured
In mid-May, a group of much needed seasonal ...
WA consumers hearing the call to ‘buy local’
WA consumers hearing the call to ‘buy local’
CONSUMER research showed nearly half of all West ...
Water and fertiliser use efficiency improvement
Water and fertiliser use efficiency improvement
A VegNET WA extension service update
Transitioning your farm to the latest Freshcare Food Safety and Quality Standard
Transitioning your farm to the latest Freshcare Food Safety and Quality Standard
Edition 4.2
Free employee assistance for Freshcare participants
Free employee assistance for Freshcare participants
An industry first initiative, Freshcare is providing free ...
Next in line to achieve global benchmark
Next in line to achieve global benchmark
THE standards provides certification options for fresh ...
Decoding the Horticulture Award 2020
Decoding the Horticulture Award 2020
Individual Flexibility Agreements
Natural disaster support update
Natural disaster support update
On the evening of April 11, 2021, Severe ...
FARM BIOSECURITY FOCUS
FARM BIOSECURITY FOCUS
THE aim of the project is that at ...
VegetablesWA President’s Report
VegetablesWA President’s Report
Hello once again to my fellow growers and ...
Growing horticulture and irrigated agriculture in WA
Growing horticulture and irrigated agriculture in WA
Horticulture has the highest flow on benefits of ...
Potato Update
Potato Update
...
Chief Executive Officer’s report
Chief Executive Officer’s report
For this, and many more tasty potato recipes ...
WA Potatoes Autumn/Winter Magazine
WA Potatoes Autumn/Winter Magazine
Tloaded with delicious recipes inspired by classics such ...
Tribute to Brett DeCampo
Tribute to Brett DeCampo
On February 26, 2021, the life of Brett ...
Pome Update
Pome Update
PHOTOS: VICTORIA BAKER PHOTOGRAPHER ...
From the Pomewest Executive Manager Season update
From the Pomewest Executive Manager Season update
By the time you get to read this ...
Show time launch for apple and pears
Show time launch for apple and pears
Through March and April, Pomewest kicked off the ...
Sam and Vanessa Licciardello Orchard 1 Sixty
Sam and Vanessa Licciardello Orchard 1 Sixty
Sam and Vanessa Licciardello are the third generation ...
Do you know your exotic pome fruit pests?
Do you know your exotic pome fruit pests?
EXOTIC PLANT PEST HOTLINE 1800 084 881 E ...
Leading the WA industry to take a fresh look at exports
Leading the WA industry to take a fresh look at exports
Boosting exports is a key priority in reducing ...
citrus update
citrus update
...
From the industry
From the industry
FROST fans for dealing with spring frosts. Two ...
WA Citrus on tour
WA Citrus on tour
THE majority of WA production was represented by ...
Digital tools that make a difference in the orchard
Digital tools that make a difference in the orchard
Digital tools on farm — saving time, money, and ...
Reducing paperwork and increasing efficiencies
Reducing paperwork and increasing efficiencies
TRACMAP has a cloud-based job management system and ...
In the supply chain
In the supply chain
During the industry tour, Terry from Ivankovich Farms ...
Workplace health and safety, learnings from vegetable industry
Workplace health and safety, learnings from vegetable industry
We would like to extend a big thanks ...
stonefruit update
stonefruit update
...
Industry update
Industry update
PROTECTED Cropping trial at Moora Citrus. Though the ...
Bumper cherry season stems from lower prices
Bumper cherry season stems from lower prices
MORE than two-in-five Australian households purchased cherries in ...
Grower profile Dennis Tucker
Grower profile Dennis Tucker
DENNIS with a handful of Flavour Fall Pluots, ...
Stewed plums
Stewed plums
A comforting winter dessert, best served with something creamy...
your business
your business
...
when things get tough, and your business runs into trouble
when things get tough, and your business runs into trouble
Most farming businesses, at some stage in their ...
If you’re an employee in the agriculture industry it pays to learn what you can claim at tax time
If you’re an employee in the agriculture industry it pays to learn what you can claim at tax time
YOU can’t claim the cost of trips between ...
WA declared free from Queensland fruit fly
WA declared free from Queensland fruit fly
IN response to the Queensland fruit fly ...
Small business check a year into disruption
Small business check a year into disruption
Small businesses play a major role in economic ...
Your work agreement
Your work agreement
Use this template to help make a piecework agreement under the Horticulture Award.
SUCCESSION PLANNING
SUCCESSION PLANNING
Start planning and communicating, there’s too much to lose