North QLD Avocado supply chain improvement information event

Progress from two avocado supply chain improvement projects will be presented to avocado growers, packers and supply chain stakeholders in Atherton on Wednesday 3 May 2017, 7pm-8:30pm.
Dr Jenny Ekman and Adam Goldwater from Applied Horticultural Research (AHR)will discuss the latest in international avocado postharvest research and what it means for your business.
Insights on consumer behaviour at retail and proposed improvements to avocado merchandising will also be presented. Light refreshments and snacks will be provided.
The project team would like your input on what should happen next, so please come along to:
Atherton International Club
60 Kennedy Highway, Atherton

3rd May 2017, 7:00pm – 8:30pm.

Supply chain improvement projects AV15010 and AV15011 aim to reduce rots and internal defects at retail by increasing best practice adoption in the cool chain and at retail. The projects are funded by Horticulture Innovation Australia Limited using the Avocado Industry Levy and funds from the Australian Government.
For more information, please contact Adam Goldwater at or on 0466 080 693.


7:00 pm Start (Arrive 6:45 pm) to 8:30 pm, 03/05/2017 (Date Past)


Applied Horticultural Research


Atherton International Club
60 Kennedy Highway
Queensland 4883