Small landholders and horticulture

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Before embarking on a horticulture enterprise, it is vital to know the regulations, requirements (e.g. climate, water, skills, time, money, market, etc.) and considerations necessary to develop a block of land for horticulture in Western Australia. 

It is important to research a crop thoroughly from production planning (including whether the enterprise will be organic) all the way to the consumer.

Thorough investigation will reveal a crop’s true potential and help you make the best decision.

Establishing an orchard for small landholders

The Horticulture Handbook



Going organic - what you need to know