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Find project updates and see your levy at work in the latest Hortlink


New, ongoing and recently completed projects

New and ongoing R&D projects

A list of all current R&D projects – along with information including their latest progress and resources – can be found in Hort Innovation’s quarterly Hortlink publication. Visit Hortlink 2018, edition 2 here.

Marketing activity

Information on recent marketing activity can be found on the sweetpotato page of Hortlink 2018, edition 2

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Hort Innovation would like to thanks those who have contributed to the development of the sweetpotato Strategic Investment Plan (SIP) to date and those who have made comments to the draft version of the SIP. The call for public comments on the draft version have now closed. Hort Innovation is now in the process of reviewing comments and developing the final version of the SIP. Industry will be notified when the SIP is published.

If you would like to find out more information, you can call Hort Innovation’s Sweetpotato Fund Relationship Manager, Jane Wightman on 07 3198 6752.

Completed consultation workshops on the sweetpotato Strategic Investment Plan

Industry Location Timing
Sweet potato Bundaberg, QLD August 16, 2016
Sweet potato Bundaberg, QLD June 13, 2017
Sweet potato Bundaberg, QLD February 20, 2018

Strategic Investment Advisory Panel


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

Panel members

Name Organisation Location

SIAP meetings and summaries

Meeting Number Date Location Summary

Financial statements and summaries of project expenditure

Resources and downloads

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You can also be connected to more of the tools that help your business grow at the Vegetable Fund resource centre.
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Read articles on the sweetpotato industry


Contacts at Hort Innovation

Jane Wightman
Relationship Manager

T 07 3198 6752
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Elisa King
Marketing Management Lead

T 02 8295 2332
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Industry representative body: Australian Sweetpotato Growers Inc