Supporting Western Australian horticulture businesses to achieve international competitiveness and industry growth
The Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia (DAFWA) will hold its first State Horticulture Update for Western Australian horticulture businesses on Thursday, 6 April 2017 at the Crown Perth Convention Centre.
State horticulture update
The inaugural event will focus on strategies that WA horticulture businesses can use to become internationally competitive. The forum supports DAFWA’s key goal to enable the agriculture and food sector to double in value by 2025.
The event will provide WA growers with access to timely market information, grower case studies and industry research to explore new market opportunities. It will feature a presentation on the ‘Pathways to competitiveness’ report, commissioned by DAFWA; panel discussions on areas including achieving international competitiveness, removing barriers to export growth, biosecurity and market access including a strategic update on response to tomato potato psyllid; and the opportunity to hear from leading horticulture businesses and industry representatives.