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HAVE YOUR SAY ON THE FUTURE DIRECTION OF BIOSECURITY

You can now have your say on the draft Queensland Biosecurity Strategy: 2017-2022 to help set the future direction for biosecurity in Queensland. Your feedback will help determine whether the draft strategy reflects industry and the community’s vision for...

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How to meet your biosecurity obligations

By Frank Fox, Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) & Queensland Department of Agriculture and Fisheries (DAF) Biosecurity Officer The new Queensland Biosecurity Act 2014 recognises that growers must be in a position to form a reasonable judgement when a...

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Data the key to national industry voice

Case study compiled by Nursery & Garden Indsutry Australia (NGIA) of which NGIQ is a member https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qoDazK-NZAk&feature=youtu.be The collection and use of data is critical to Hamish Mitchell’s business of growing and selling...

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NGIQ farewells Steve Hart

After 11 years of working at NGIQ we are sad to say that Steve Hart is leaving NGIQ at the end of April. Steve has been a reliable, enthusiastic and technically proficient expert, and his skills and knowledge will be missed by NGIQ.  Steve said “This has not been...

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Your Levy at Work Update

EcoHort gives Scotsburn a marketing edge Scotsburn Nurseries owner, Peter Douglas, has a philosophy of making the most of modern technology with a priority on the environmental benefits. Scotsburn Nurseries is Victoria's first EcoHort™ certified seedling nursery...

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NGI Structure Review Report

Read more and download the full report here NGI Structure Review Report - NGI Joint Media Release - 15 November 2016 Nursery & Garden Industry making changes for the future Yesterday, in Sydney, the Nursery & Garden Industry (NGI) National Board and NGI...

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NGIQ members awarded lifetime membership

NGIQ welcomes two new life members. Congratulations to Peter Young, formerly of Birdwood Nursery and Peter Radke, formerly of Yuruga Nursery who were both awarded lifetime membership of NGIQ. This award is given to NGIQ members for their continuous, distinguished and...

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NGIQ Member Awarded Australian Farmer Of The Year 2016

The prestigious 2016 Farmer of the Year has been awarded to the Keith family of Rocky Point Mulching. The award was presented at a ceremony held at Parliament House in Canberra on the 10th of November 2016 and was gratefully accepted Rocky Point General Manager...

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