Australian Fruitgrower

Australian Fruitgrower – Dec 2018/Jan 2019

CEO Report The current lack of a tailored visa to deal with the unique challenges faced by horticulture is top of our advocacy priorities. Specifically, we are driving for a more portable, administratively-simple and low-cost [...]

By |January 9th, 2019|Categories: Australian Fruitgrower|

Australian Fruitgrower – Oct/Nov 2018

CEO Report APAL has devoted considerable effort to mapping the strengths and challenges facing the apple and pear industry and preparing a strategy to deliver real improvement in value over the five years to [...]

By |October 22nd, 2018|Categories: Australian Fruitgrower|

Australian Fruitgrower – Aug/Sep 2018

CEO Report It was good to see so many of you at Hort Connections for an interesting few days covering new technology and research and my congratulations go to our APAL Awards for Excellence 2018 recipients. [...]

By |September 3rd, 2018|Categories: Australian Fruitgrower|

Australian Fruitgrower – Jun/Jul 2018

CEO Report At the time of writing this, the harvest is drawing to a close and it is always a welcome relief to get another crop off the trees and safely into storage. It has [...]

By |June 25th, 2018|Categories: Australian Fruitgrower|

Australian Fruitgrower – Apr/May 2018

CEO Report At the time of writing this harvest is well underway, with indications that marketable apple volumes will be lower than in 2017, primarily driven by a reduced Granny Smith crop in the [...]

By |April 20th, 2018|Categories: Australian Fruitgrower|

Australian Fruitgrower – Feb/Mar 2018

CEO Report The Orchard Business Analysis 2016-17 figures show average gross yields have risen again in 2017. This is an excellent improvement and demonstrates what can be achieved by using best practice orcharding techniques, [...]

By |February 21st, 2018|Categories: Australian Fruitgrower|

About

Australian Fruitgrower magazine is the leading publication providing apple and pear growers and the broader industry in Australia with industry news, technical information and specialist articles. It is published quarterly in alignment with the seasons, eg. Autumn (March/April/May), Winter (June/July/August), Spring (September/October/November) and Summer (December/January/February).

Subscriptions

Online: Free.

Hard copy: Available to APAL members and by special request through contacting APAL.

Contributions

If you would like to contribute an article to Australian Fruitgrower please contact our editor. Deadlines for submissions for 2019/2020 editions are as follows:

  • Autumn (March) 2019: 1 Feb 2019
  • Winter (June): 1 May 2019
  • Spring (September) 2019: 1 Aug 2019
  • Summer (December) 2019: 1 Nov 2019
  • Autumn (March) 2020: 1 Feb 2020

Please review our article submission guidelines prior to sending content to our editor.

Advertising

Australian Fruitgrower is distributed to around 900 contacts Australia-wide including commercial apple and pear growers and others involved in the pome fruit industry including agronomists, extension officers, scientists, and companies providing services and products across the entire industry supply chain. If you want to reach someone in the pome fruit industry Australian Fruitgrower can help you reach them.

If you would like to advertise please contact our advertising manager:

Steve Luxford
Pulse – Media Sales
0429 699 553
steve.luxford@pulsehub.com.au

Please view the Australian Fruitgrower Media Kit 2019 for all the rates and deadlines.

Acknowledgement

Australian Fruitgrower is partly funded by Horticulture Innovation Australia Ltd using the apple and pear industry levy funds from growers and matching funds from the Australian Government.