Australian Fruitgrower

Australian Fruitgrower – Jun/Jul 2017

CEO Report APAL's CEO Phil Turnbull reports on the latest season's harvest, the opportunity to export, changes at APAL and the pending activation of the pest levy. Read more Download the Jun/Jul 2017 edition of Australian Fruitgrower (pdf). Grower profile Innovation the family way at Montague When Bill [...]

By |June 1st, 2017|Australian Fruitgrower|

Australian Fruitgrower – Apr/May 2017

CEO Report Well, 2017 is certainly in full swing with the first round of Future Orchards® walks now complete and harvest well and truly underway. We’ve been hearing promising reports from growers across the country with many suggesting this is the best season quality-wise they’ve seen in years. Yield may be down slightly but [...]

By |April 1st, 2017|Australian Fruitgrower|

Australian Fruitgrower – Feb/Mar 2017

From the editor The Dec/Jan edition of Australian Fruitgrower covers Focus Orchard block data, new perspectives on value adding, updates on Varroa and new research into biennial bearing. Read more CEO Report It’s been a busy period at APAL with significant effort put in to developing the organisation’s Strategic Plan, some staff changes and ongoing [...]

By |January 30th, 2017|Australian Fruitgrower|

Australian Fruitgrower – Dec 2016/Jan 2017

From the editor The Dec/Jan edition of Australian Fruitgrower covers Focus Orchard block data, new perspectives on value adding, updates on Varroa and new research into biennial bearing. Read more CEO Report New APAL CEO Phil Turnbull delivers his first CEO report outlining his plans to prepare a new strategy for APAL over the coming [...]

By |December 1st, 2016|Australian Fruitgrower|

Australian Fruitgrower – Oct/Nov 2016

From the editor The Oct/Nov edition of Australian Fruitgrower includes information about Artificial Spur Extinction, Orchard Business Analysis, marketing apple brands, the Industry's Rising Star of the Year, Mel Ware and more. Read more Chair Report The APAL office has experienced a few changes in the past weeks with CEO John Dollisson completing his [...]

By |October 1st, 2016|Australian Fruitgrower|

Australian Fruitgrower – Aug/Sep 2016

From the editor The Aug/Sep edition of Australian Fruitgrower includes information about HortConv2016, the Awards for Excellence, technical and R&D information and more. Read more Download the August / September 2016 edition of Australian Fruitgrower (pdf) CEO Report It’s been a very busy two months at APAL with a range of industry events taking place including [...]

By |August 1st, 2016|Australian Fruitgrower|

Australian Fruitgrower – June / July 2016

In the June/July issue of Australian Fruitgrower we head to Queensland to learn about Kalei apples; find out more about the 2016 National Horticulture Convention events; look at orchard redevelopment; discover some opportunities for Australian pome in the Middle East; and more! Editorial Growing Kalei apples Grab some growing information [...]

By |June 1st, 2016|Australian Fruitgrower|

Australian Fruitgrower – April / May 2016

In the April/May issue of Australian Fruitgrower we visit Plunkett Orchards; feature the 2016 National Horticulture Convention events; look at post-harvest management; learn about APAL's Pink LadyTM business; and more! Download the April / May 2016 edition of Australian Fruitgrower (pdf)   We’re rolling out the first apple and pear events at the 2016 National Horticulture [...]

By |April 10th, 2016|Australian Fruitgrower|

Australian Fruitgrower – February / March 2016

In the February/March issue of Australian Fruitgrower we chat with Marcus Oldham scholarship recipient Thomas Griggs about his last 12 months studying; review APAL's marketing activity and meet the new marketing team at Hort Innovation; get some pre-harvest orchard management tips; levy and export information; and more. Download the February / March 2016 edition [...]

By |February 7th, 2016|Australian Fruitgrower|

Australian Fruitgrower – December 2015 / January 2016

The December/January issue of Australian Fruitgrower explores the benefits of netting an orchard; shares exciting news for another series of Future Orchards walks and Focus Orchards trials; announces APAL's involvement in the 2016 National Horticulture Convention; and more . Australian Fruitgrower December 2015/January 2016 edition – download the full pdf (8MB). We were [...]

By |December 14th, 2015|Australian Fruitgrower|