Presented by Dr Len Tesoriero, the Soil Borne Disease series provides quick, useful videos for a range of diseases that impact vegetable crops.

Australian vegetable growers talk about how Integrated Pest Management (IPM) has enhanced the way they achieve new and sustainable results in dealing with potentially ruinous vegetable pests, many of which have developed pesticide resistance. 

The easy to use website features information of employment laws, news, career management and professional practice. It is a free resource built for all employees and employers within the Agricultural industry. Developed by key members from across the Ag sector, People in Agriculture is an exciting initiative that provides information about working in the industry.

Veggycation aims to increase awareness about the goodness of vegetables; nutritional information, optimum cooking methods, preparation and storage. Funded by Hort Innovation, the website provides information based on pre-approved nutrition and health claims.

The Safe Farming Tasmania program is an agreement between DPIPWE and Worksafe that is about:

  • Raising awareness of farm safety issues

  • Encouraging discussions

  • Providing farmers with the support they need to improve work health and safety

The program has developed a number of useful resources including an induction handbook.

The easy to use website features information of employment laws, news, career management and professional practice. It is a free resource built for all employees and employers within the Agricultural industry. Developed by key members from across the Ag sector, People in Agriculture is an exciting initiative that provides information about working in the industry.

Multi-lingual flyers are now available from Biosecurity Tasmania. Available in Chinese, Japanese, French, German and Italian, the flyers briefly outline the fruit fly situation in Tasmania, and ways in which they might assist in the eradication effort.

National Vegetable Extension Network (VegNET) is a new initiative funded by Hort Innovation for the Australian vegetable industry. With a focus on the whole supply chain including growing, packing, processing and marketing, the project covers topics such as production benchmarking, markets, value-adding, innovation and new technologies, brining the latest R&D to vegetable businesses.