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Regional Forum -  Nimbin

TAMBORINE/NORTHERN RIVERS REGIONAL FORUM - 13 NOVEMBER

An Avocado Regional Forum, including an orchard walk will be held on 13 November, with a focus on Phytophthora and nutrition.

Headlining this Tamborine/Northern Rivers event is industry legend, Dr Ken Pegg.


Dr Pegg will take a fresh look at Phytophthora root rot in the light of climate stress, Avocados Australia CEO John Tyas will provide an industry update, and there will also be a nutrition presentation.


The presentations will take place in the Nimbin Town Hall, and will include the Avocados Australia AGM, before a visit to Barry & Victoria Kuhnell's Mountain Top Magic Orchard.

The full agenda is coming soon (check the website for the latest).

  • Date: Wednesday, 13 November
  • Location: Nimbin Town Hall, 45 Cullen Street, Nimbin, New South Wales, 2480
  • Start: 8am for an 8.30am start
  • Lunch: 12.30-1pm
  • Avocados Australia AGM: 1:15pm-2:15pm
  • Orchard walk: 2.30pm

RSVP: by Friday 8 November, to Amanda on admin2@avocado.org.au or call 07 3846 6566. Please notify Amanda of any dietary requirements.


More information:

Be sure to check the calendar in your fortnightly Guacamole for a full list of events across the country (subscribe here) or the events calendar on the Avocados Australia website. All industry members are invited to attend all events.

 
 
 

This event is part of the strategic levy investment project, Avocado industry development and extension (AV17005), 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. 

 
 
 
Horticulture Innovation Australia
This Industry Notice has been funded by Hort Innovation, using the avocado research and development levy and contributions from the Australian Government. Hort Innovation is the grower-owned, not-for-profit research and development corporation for Australian horticulture.