2022 WA Avocado Research Update


The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD) is providing a WA Avocado Research Update on the morning of 21 June at Manjimup (venue TBC). The update will see presentations by Alison Matthews, Dario Stefanelli, David Cook and Declan McCauley on new research on avocado production performed in WA by DPIRD. Alison will be providing a Six-spotted mite update. Dario will provide an update on the research program for avocados in Western Australia. Declan will present results from the Avocado supply chain feedback project, trials on avocado wet harvesting, and into monitoring of avocado flower behaviour. David Cook will round out the morning with a presentation on the latest results from his national fly pollination project.

This will be COVID-19 compliant and safe event. You MUST RSVP to attend the event. You are required to be double vaccinated to attend. If you are feeling unwell on the day, please stay home.

Date: 22 June 2022
Time: 9:00am for a 9:15am start
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Location: Manjimup Country Club Golf – Links Road off Perup Road, Manjimup WA, 6258

Booking: Click here

More information:
Declan McCauley, declan.mccauley@dpird.wa.gov.au

This event is part of the strategic levy investment project, Avocado capacity building Western Australia (AV17006), part of the Hort Innovation Avocado Fund. This project has been funded by Hort Innovation, using the Hort Innovation avocado research and development levy, co-investment from the Queensland Department of Agriculture and Fisheries, and contributions from the Australian Government. Hort Innovation is the grower-owned, not-for-profit research and development corporation for Australian horticulture.



(Arrive 9:00 am) to 12:00 pm, 22/06/2022 (Date Past)