Pear marketing

Horticulture Innovation Australia Ltd manages a range of apple marketing programs on behalf of the Australian apple and pear industry using the marketing levy paid by growers. To see current pear marketing project expenditure see the Pear Marketing Levy Fund Project Summary July 2015 – March 2016.


Olivia Grey
Marketing Manager, Apple and Pear
Hort Innovation
02 8295 2387 | 0419 207 151

Federal Export Grants for Small to Medium Businesses

The Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) grant opportunity will support SME Export Hubs in the development of local, regional, and Indigenous brands through business collaborations in the identified areas of competitive strength. The grants range [...]

By |September 21st, 2018|

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By |September 19th, 2018|

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By |September 19th, 2018|

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QLD Small Business Digital Grants Program

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By |September 17th, 2018|

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By |September 12th, 2018|