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New, ongoing and recently completed projects

Recently completed R&D projects

Read about recently completed projects for the custard apple industry below, and in more detail in Hortlink.

If you would like to order a Final Report, please note the project code and make you order using the Final Report order form.

Custard Apple Roadshow 2016

Project Code: CU15700

Status: Ongoing project

Read more in Hortlink Spring

This project was responsible for the industry’s roadshow events in 2016 – vital communication channels that brought R&D outputs, updates and other information to growers.

New and ongoing R&D projects

Information on current R&D projects for the custard apple industry can be found below, with specific project updates and outputs available in Hortlink 2017, edition 1.

Custard apple communication and extension program

Project Code: CU16001

Status: New program

Read more in Hortlink 2017, edition 1

This program will support industry awareness and uptake of R&D outcomes and other relevant knowledge, through field days/roadshows in each of the country’s growing regions.

 

These events will take to growers information on fruit quality, orchard management and post-harvest systems and practices; support growers in adding value to their businesses; and keep all stakeholders up to date with the latest issues relevant to the custard apple industry.

Custard Apple Dispatch System 2 – CADS 2

Current marketing activity

Marketing activity updates can be found on the custard apple page of Hortlink 2017, edition 1.


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Strategic Investment Planning process for the custard apple industry is almost complete

Public comments on the final draft of the custard apple SIP have now closed.

Hort Innovation is assessing feedback received from growers and others, and as appropriate, incorporating it into the final version of the SIP.

If you would like to speak to someone about the SIP, please call Hort Innovation's custard apple Relationship Manager, Astrid Hughes, on 0405 306 334.

Thank you to all the growers who have contributed their time and their ideas so far.


Your industry Strategic Investment Plan (SIP) lays the foundation for decision-making in levy investments and represents a balanced view of stakeholders in your industry. If you’d like to read more about the SIP process, visit the SIP Portal.

See below for the completed consultation events and agendas on the custard apple SIP.

Completed consultation workshops

Industry Location Timing
Custard apple Brisbane, QLD August 2, 2016
Custard apple Brisbane, QLD February 23, 2017

Strategic Investment Advisory Panel

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The Strategic Investment Advisory Panel for the custard apple industry has been appointed. For further information, please refer to the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs).


Panel members

Name Organisation Location

SIAP meetings and summaries

Meeting Number Date Location Summary

Find details on the Strategic Investment Plan at the bottom of this page.

Financial statements and summaries of project expenditure

Resources and downloads

Contact

Contacts at Hort Innovation

Astrid Hughes
Relationship Manager

T 07 3198 6751
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Graeme Yardy
Marketing Lead

T 02 8295 2316
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Industry representative body: Custard Apples Australia

Contact
145 Victoria Park Road
Alstonville, NSW 2477

industry.custardapple.com.au
T 03 6231 1229
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