Research and Development Extension for the Coffee Industry

Australian Subtropical Coffee Association

  • Project code: PRJ-010523

  • Project stage: Closed

  • Project start date: Friday, September 16, 2016

  • Project completion date: Wednesday, May 15, 2019

  • National Priority: NEPI-Industry building and connectivity


A variety of activities will be offered to members. These will include: –
• information evenings
• guest speakers
• field days and visits to appropriate sites eg SCU
• relevant information placed on the association’s website
• workshops
• development of farm signage relating to biosecurity protocols


New and Emerging Plant Industries

Research Organisation

Australian Subtropical Coffee Association

Objective Summary

1. To improve communications with our members.
2. To increase members’ involvement in industry activities.
3. To communicate the necessity for and associated protocols for the proposed Biosecurity Plan.
4. To incorporate the Biosecurity Plan in the Growers Manual.
5. To update sections of the Growers Manual and distribute the same to growers.
6. To inform members of R&D projects especially the new varietals project with SCU.
7. To continually update the website with relevant information.