South Qld Avocado Grower Study Group Workshop

South Queensland Study Group Workshop
Thursday 7 December – Blackbutt

Avocado growers and those associated with the industry are invited to a workshop in South Queensland as part of the study group series to be held on Thursday 7 December.

The event starts at 10am at the Clark family’s Green Nugget orchards at 25 Corcoran Road, Blackbutt, before moving onto the Beutel family’s Googa Farms next door at 556 Crows Nest Road in the afternoon.

The day includes an update from Avocados Australia South Queensland Director Daryl Boardman, a presentation on different types of irrigation, results from the second year of the Small Tree High Productivity Initiative project, information from the recent nutrition practices survey and two farm walks (Green Nugget and Googa Farms) focussing on canopy management systems.

  • Click here for the full agenda, including detailed directions to the venues.

Morning tea and lunch will be provided but for catering purposes please RSVP by Monday 4 December with names and numbers attending to Simon Newett at or send a text with name and numbers attending to 0400 56 57 84 (or leave a message). Please let us know if you have special dietary requirements. We look forward to seeing you there!

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10:00 am Start to 3:40 pm, 07/12/2017 (Date Past)


Queensland DAF