AgriFutures Ginger Program Grower Update & Workshop

The AgriFutures Ginger Program, the Ginger Advisory Panel, and current researchers invite industry participants to the Maroochy Research Facility, 47 Mayers Rd Nambour QLD at this opportune time in the research cycle for a program and projects update.

Come and engage with the RD&E Program and participate in market development for ginger specific technology, understand what the AgriFutures Ginger Program has been investing in and the projects that are being delivered.

Workshop Program:

Time Details
8.30am Workshop registration with tea and coffee on arrival
9.15am Welcome and AgriFutures update
9.40am AgriFutures Ginger Program RD&E Plan and current projects
10.50am Morning tea
11.15am Disease detection in ginger rhizomes demonstration and user feedback with Danielle Morton (Zondii) and Peter Vaugh (AgriFutures Australia)
12.45pm Lunch
1.45pm Site-specific weed control for ginger cropping systems project outcomes, opportunities and next steps presented by Guy Coleman and Peter Hockings
3.45pm Grower feedback on RD&E priorities session
4.00pm Workshop close


Register to attend by Monday, 4 February 2024 here


For any queries please contact:

Amy La
Manager, Levied and Emerging Industries – Ginger & Rice

Zoe Schipp
Coordinator, Levied and Emerging Industries – Ginger & Rice


Key Event Information


12 March 2024


Maroochy Research Facility, 47 Mayers Rd Nambour QLD


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