Grower News

Fancy a part-time job as a food taster?

Do you enjoy the taste of feijoa, but have trouble with the perfume-like aroma? The way you are experiencing food may be all the experience you need to land yourself a spot on Massey University’s latest food panel.

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Myrtle rust found in Manawatu

The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) has just confirmed that myrtle rust has been detected in Manawatu for the first time.

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Aussie Court finds Heinz made misleading health claim

The Australian Federal Court has found that food manufacturer H.J. Heinz Company Australia Ltd (Heinz) made a misleading health claim that its Little Kids Shredz products were beneficial for young children.

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Investment key to Qld water efficiency

Growcom CEO Pat Hannan says as Queensland growers face the imminent roll-out of water metering in the Granite Belt and Border Rivers regions, continued efforts and investment in water efficiency are as important as ever.

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Workshops for WA agrifood entrepreneurs

A series of regional workshops has commenced to assist aspiring Western Australian agricultural entrepreneurs to turn new business ideas into reality.

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