Delivery partner portal

Hort Innovation’s delivery partner portal is designed to provide a one-stop-shop for our delivery partners.

The portal currently houses a range of resources as listed below, and it will continue to be developed. Updates will be communicated to our delivery partners via our communication channels.

Opportunities to partner with Hort Innovation

Hort Innovation advertises opportunities to become a delivery partner on research, development and marketing projects for Australian horticulture on our website and on tenders.net.

We suggest that you join our delivery partner mailing list to receive email notifications of new opportunities by registering at our Delivery partner registration form.

The relevant documentation for each opportunity is available on tenders.net. To access this information, you will need to become a member of tenders.net by registering on the tenders.net registration page.

Current opportunities

Type
Title
Closing date

Request for Proposal

Australian mushrooms foodservice farm tour & education program

5pm (Sydney time)
Thursday 18 October 2018

Request for Proposal: Australian mushrooms foodservice farm tour & education program (MU18000)

Hort Innovation is seeking a suitably qualified, experienced and capable delivery partner for the project: Australian mushrooms foodservice farm tour & education program (MU18000).

The objectives of the services being sought are to build on the success and momentum that has been achieved in the current strategic plan, primarily, increasing the frequency of use of mushrooms in every day meals.

Hort Innovation has prepared a Request for Proposal (RFP) document that provides background information, outlines the scope of services, the procurement process and the information required from interested parties. The RFP may be downloaded from www.tenders.net (you will need to be a member of tenders.net to access this information).

The closing date for responses is 5.00 pm (AEDT), Thursday 18 October 2018.

Request for Proposal

Understanding and managing the impacts of climate change on Australian mushroom production

5pm (Sydney time)
Monday 29 October 2018

Request for Proposal: Understanding and managing the impacts of climate change on Australian mushroom production (MU17008)

Hort Innovation is seeking a suitably qualified, experienced and capable delivery partner for the project: Understanding and managing the impacts of climate change on Australian mushroom production (MU17008).

The objectives of the services being sought are to help Hort Innovation:

  • Determine the potential impacts of climate change on Australian Mushroom production
  • Devise an action plan that outlines strategies to assist growers mitigate the identified climate change risks to production. The action plan will outline strategies for:
  1. Adaptation
  2. Mitigation
  3. Awareness.

Hort Innovation has prepared a Request for Proposal (RFP) document that provides background information, outlines the scope of services, the procurement process and the information required from interested parties. The RFP may be downloaded from www.tenders.net (you will need to be a member of tenders.net to access this information).

The closing date for responses is 5.00pm (AEDT), 29 October 2018.

Request for Proposal

Feasibility of compost substrate alternatives for mushroom production

5pm (Sydney time)
Monday 29 October 2018

Request for Proposal: Feasibility of compost substrate alternatives for mushroom production (MU17007)

Hort Innovation is seeking a suitably qualified, experienced and capable delivery partner for the project: Feasibility of compost substrate alternatives for mushroom production (MU17007).

The objectives of the services being sought are to help Hort Innovation conduct a desktop and feasibility study on technical and commercial viability of alternative inputs for mushroom compost substrates.

Hort Innovation has prepared a Request for Proposal (RFP) document that provides background information, outlines the scope of services, the procurement process and the information required from interested parties. The RFP may be downloaded from www.tenders.net (you will need to be a member of tenders.net to access this information).

The closing date for responses is 5.00pm (AEDT), Monday 29 October, 2018.

Request for Proposal

Improving plant industry access to new germplasm using next generation sequencing

5pm (Sydney time)
Wednesday 31 October 2018

Request for Proposal: Improving plant industry access to new germplasm using next generation sequencing (MT18005)

Hort Innovation is seeking a suitably qualified, experienced and capable delivery partner for the project: Improving plant industry access to new germplasm using next generation sequencing (MT18005).

The objectives of the services being sought are to test and implement a reliable, high throughput next generation sequencing capability within the point of entry process for imported horticultural plant products to:

  • Ensure reduction in the time that imported plant material spends in post entry quarantine
  • Provide more robust and reliable detection of exotic plant pathogens
  • Ensure industries gain faster, safer and cost effective access to new imported germplasm.

Hort Innovation has prepared a Request for Proposal (RFP) document that provides background information, outlines the scope of services, the procurement process and the information required from interested parties. The RFP may be downloaded from www.tenders.net (you will need to be a member of tenders.net to access this information).

The closing date for responses is 5.00pm (AEDT), Wednesday 31 October, 2018.

Request for Proposal

Onions foodservice farm tour and education pilot

5pm (Sydney time)
Wednesday 31 October 2018

Request for Proposal: Onions foodservice farm tour and education pilot (VN18000)

Hort Innovation is seeking a suitably qualified, experienced and capable delivery partner for the project: Onions foodservice farm tour and education pilot (VN18000).

The objectives of the services being sought are to build on the success and momentum that has been achieved in the current strategic plan, primarily, increasing the frequency of use of mushrooms in everyday meals.

Hort Innovation has prepared a Request for Proposal (RFP) document that provides background information, outlines the scope of services, the procurement process and the information required from interested parties. The RFP may be downloaded from www.tenders.net (you will need to be a member of tenders.net to access this information).

The closing date for responses is 5.00 pm (AEDT), Wednesday 31 October 2018.

Request for Proposal

Developing a database of bio-markers for compost quality control to maximise mushroom production yield

5pm (Sydney time)
Friday 2 November 2018

Request for Proposal: Developing a database of bio-markers for compost quality control to maximise mushroom production yield (MU17006)

Hort Innovation is seeking a suitably qualified, experienced and capable delivery partner for the project:  Developing a database of bio-markers for compost quality control to maximise mushroom production yield (MU17006).

The objectives of the services being sought are to help Hort Innovation:

  • Conduct a global scan for novel and innovative options for mushroom compost quality control for maximised yield, with a focus on microbial biomarkers
  • Better understand the optimum concentration of microbes in Australian mushroom Industry composting
  • Develop an Australian mushroom industry database of microbial profiles along the composting timeline to enable a correlation between yield/productivity verses microbial load
  • Equip Australian mushroom growers to utilise the Industry microbial load database to improve yield.

Hort Innovation has prepared a Request for Proposal (RFP) document that provides background information, outlines the scope of services, the procurement process and the information required from interested parties. The RFP may be downloaded from www.tenders.net (you will need to be a member of tenders.net to access this information).

The closing date for responses is 5.00pm (AEDT), 2 November 2018.

Join our delivery partner mailing list   Delivery partner registration form

Find relevant documentation for current opportunities tenders.net

Branding and funding resources

Hort Innovation’s brand guide and logo package

Hort Innovation brand guide

The Hort Innovation brand guide was rewritten in July 2017 and provides essential information to assist delivery partners with requirements relating to branding and funding acknowledgement for project outcomes that have been funded by Hort Innovation.

Download the current Hort Innovation brand guide (updated October 2017)

Hort Innovation logo package

Hort Innovation’s logo package provides the logo in a range of formats for various publishing mediums. Requirements regarding the colour and placement of the logo are outlined in Hort Innovation’s brand guide. Any item carrying a logo must be approved by Hort Innovation prior to release and distribution. For approval please contact the Hort Innovation Communications team by email at communications@horticulture.com.au. By downloading the resources you agree to the terms as stipulated in the logo package disclaimer below.

Download the Hort Innovation logo package

Strategic levy investment – resource packages for fund logos and funding blocks

For each fund, the resource package contains logos and funding blocks (both are described in the brand guide). These are supplied in a range of formats for various publishing mediums. Download the packages by using the links below. By downloading the resources you agree to the terms as stipulated in the logo package disclaimer below.

Strategic levy investment – resource packages for current membership campaign advertisements

For each fund, the advertisement resource package contains current membership campaign advertisements. These are supplied in various sizes and a range of formats for various publishing mediums. Download the packages by using the links below. By downloading the resources you agree to the terms as stipulated in the disclaimer below.

Hort Frontiers – resources for fund logos

For each Hort Frontiers fund, a logo package is supplied in a range of formats for various publishing mediums. Download the packages by using the links below. By downloading the resources you agree to the terms as stipulated in the logo package disclaimer below.

Project resources

The project resources, available by using the links below, have been updated to reflect the revised branding requirements introduced in July 2017.

Milestone Report guide (PDF, December 2017)
Milestone Report template (Word document, December 2017)
Final Report guide (PDF, September 2018)
Final Report template (Word document, December 2017)
Download both guides and templates as a package (Zipped folder, December 2017)

Project M&E guide and template (Word document, September 2017)
Project management guide and template (PDF, February 2017)
Talent release form – adult (PDF, June 2018)
Talent release form – child (PDF, June 2018)
WeTransfer guide (PDF, July 2017)

Logo package disclaimer

The logos offered to delivery partners for use in Hort Innovation’s logo packages are the exclusive property of Hort Innovation. Hort Innovation retains all rights, title and interest in the logos. Any use of the logos MUST be in strict compliance with Hort Innovation’s Brand guide. Hort Innovation reserves the right to revoke the consent for use of the logos at any time and for any reason. Hort Innovation reserves the right to change the terms of use in the Hort Innovation’s Brand guide at any time and without prior notice by posting amended terms of use on this website. By visiting this website and/or downloading, accessing or using Hort Innovation’s logos in any way you agree to accept these terms.