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New, ongoing and recently completed projects
Recently completed R&D projects
Read about some of the recently completed projects for the passionfruit industry.
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New and ongoing R&D projects
Read about some of the new and ongoing projects for the passionfruit industry. The latest updates for these can be found at Hortlink Spring.
National passionfruit breeding program
Project Code: PF15000
Status: Ongoing project
This three-year project with Southern Cross University is focused on the development of new varieties of passionfruit to ensure the sustainability of the industry. It is working towards the release of new commercial varieties before varietal decline affects the profitability of current ones, such as Sweetheart and Misty Gem.
Communication program for the passionfruit industry
Current marketing activity
Information on current marketing activity can be found on the passionfruit page at Hortlink Spring.
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Strategic Investment Advisory Panel
The Strategic Investment Advisory Panel for the passionfruit industry has been appointed. For further information, please refer to the media release and the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs).
|Ross Brindley||Brindley’s Farm||QLD|
|Melissa Smith||Little Brother Agriculture||QLD|
|Tina McPherson||Tina Berries||QLD|
|Keith Paxton||KW & JE Paxton||QLD|
|Brian Westwood||BL & IM Westwood||QLD|
|Sue Granger||P & S Granger||NSW|
|Jim Gordon||J & J Gordon||QLD|
SIAP meetings and summaries
|Meeting 1||July 26, 2016||Brisbane, QLD||Download|
Find details on the Strategic Investment Plan at the bottom of this page.
Financial statements and summaries of project expenditure
Resources and downloads
Find more resources Resource centre – Growers and industry
Contacts at Hort Innovation
Industry representative body: Passionfruit Australia Inc
Strategic Investment Planning process for the passionfruit industry is in progress
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 passionfruit SIP.
Completed consultation events
|Passionfruit||Brisbane, QLD||July 26, 2016|
|Passionfruit||Bundaberg, QLD||September 23, 2016|