Western Australian Horticulture Update, 2018

The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development, Western Australia will hold its second Western Australian Horticulture Update on Thursday August 16 and Friday August 17, 2018 at the Crown, Perth.

A full program and details fo the event will be coming soon.

Below are links to video's of all key speakers at the State Horticulure Forum on 6 April, 2017, presentations are available at the right had side of the page.


State Horticuture Update April 6, 2017

Hon Minister Alannah MacTiernan, MLC

Honourable Alannah MacTiernan MLC, Minister for Agriculture and Food; Regional Development

Official Opening of the State Horticulture Update

Tim Morris

Tim Morris, Director, Coriolis Research 

"Identifying opportunities, constraints and drivers for growth and investment of WA agrifood businesses: ‘Pathways to competitiveness’ report


Claire McClelland

Claire McClelland, Market Development Manager, vegetablesWA

An insight into WA horticulture’s key export market and opportunities

Panel Session 1

Panel Discussion One

Featuring Tim Morris and Claire McClelland

Sue Middleton- Moora Citrus

Sue Middleton

Sue Middleton- Moora Citrus

WA Businesses Leading the way

Maureen Dobra

Maureen Dobra - Loose Leaf Lettuce Company

WA Businesses Leading the way

Brett Heather

Brett Heather, CEO, Western Citrus Alliance

The power of collaboration 

Panel Session 2

Panel Discussion Two

Featuring Sue Middleton, Maureen Dobra, and Brett Heather

Kim James


Kim James, DAFWA

Biosecurity requirements to protect exports and trade

Sonya Broughton

Dr Sonya Broughton, Manager, Plant Biosecurity, DAFWA
Biosecurity preparedness including an update on tomato potato psyllid

Nardia Stacy

Nardia Stacy, Executive Officer, Pomewest 

Developing a successful marketing plan (spotlighton the Bravo™ Apple)

Jenny Mercer

Jenny Mercer, Managing Director, WA Farm Direct

Developing a successful marketing plan (spotlighton the Bravo™ Apple)

To see speakers profiles,  download document on the right hand side of the page


Contact information

Kirrily Palmer
+61 (0)8 9368 3620
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