The Very Fast Break

Video:  Seasonal Climate Update for VictoriaOctober 5th 2015

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Melbourne Market Authority Board Members

The Hon Jaala Pulford MLC, Minister for Agriculture, is seeking applications for two part time positions on the Melbourne Market Authority (MMA) Board, with a term of office of up to three years, commencing 1 January 2016.

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Carpophilus Beetle

 Early Season Carpophilus Beetle activity Over the past two seasons Carpophilus Beetle has become an emerging pest in the almond industry with severe effects on kernel quality. 

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Don't give Fruit Fly a home in your garden

As spring emerges and temperatures rise, Queensland Fruit Fly (QFF) will become more active so home gardeners need to take measures to protect their produce from infestation. The successful management of QFF depends on active participation from backyard fruit growers along with commercial growers. Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources (DEDJTR) Regional Plant Standards Officer Lauren Donaldson says QFF control strategies are most effective when everyone participates.

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ATGA introduces revised Maturity Testing Regime

Each year the Australian table grape industry experiences fruit maturity issues, due to growers and retailers striving to be the first to offer fruit on the domestic market. The ATGA discusses a standardized approach for maturity testing.

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