Citrus Australia

Two-pronged breeding approach producing new mandarin varieties

28-Apr-2016 LOW-SEED versions of two popular US mandarins have been developed in Australia through the efforts of citrus breeders at the Queensland Department of Agriculture and Fisheries (DAF).
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Celebrating another Japanese tariff cut

08-Apr-2016 Citrus Australia joined the Federal Trade Minister, Steven Ciobo, at Grove Juice’s bottling and distribution centre in Brisbane on April 1 to celebrate the third round of tariff cuts for exports into Japan.
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Country of Origin Labelling approved

08-Apr-2016 The states and territories have signed off on the Federal Government's plans for new country of origin labels, which will start appearing from July 1.
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Chinese demand boosts KCTT applications

08-Apr-2016 More growers have registered more citrus blocks for export to Korea, China, Thailand and Taiwan.
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MAF Oceania seeks Technical Sales Person

31-Mar-2016 Technical sales person for complete high tech turnkey system
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Fruit juice boost from exports, marketing and new products

29-Mar-2016 Fresh juice exports, additional domestic marketing and new products from new companies will all help stimulate the fruit juice sector, delegates were told at the Citrus Market Outlook Forum.
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Inside knowledge on Chinese consumers

29-Mar-2016 Popular online sale sites, the Chinese-developed WeChat app and fruit chain stores are all helping drive the increase in citrus exports to China.
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Young Filipinos have a taste for citrus

29-Mar-2016 The Philippines, home to a large demographic of young, educated people, with an appetite for premium imported products, is already shaping as an important market for Australian citrus.
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Citrus Market Outlook Forum in Sydney March 16-17

11-Mar-2016 The 2016 Citrus Market Outlook Forum will be held in Sydney over two days from Wednesday, March 16.
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2016 Citrus Market Outlook Forum – insights into The Philippines

29-Feb-2016 Austrade’s Vanessa Perez, based in the South East Asian mega-city of Manila, will share the latest opportunities for fresh produce for the growing middle-class in The Philippines, at the 2016 Citrus Market Outlook Forum, to be held in Sydney on March 16-17.
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Australia Week in China

29-Feb-2016 Citrus growers have the opportunity to join the new Minister for Trade and Investment, Steven Ciobo, and Citrus Australia for Australia Week in China on April 11-15, 2016.
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Griffith/Leeton citrus disease management workshops

29-Feb-2016 Citrus disease management workshops will be held on Wednesday, March 9 at Leeton and Griffith.
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Citrus Market Outlook Forum, March 16-17, Sydney

12-Feb-2016 Citrus growers wanting the latest insights into export and domestic markets are urged to register for the 2016 Citrus Market Outlook Forum, to be held in Sydney on March 16-17.
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Post-trial monitoring produces timely advice for orange growers

12-Feb-2016 Citrus growers are now armed with information to combat a potential future threat to production.
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Proposed new R&D/biosecurity levy moves one step closer

12-Feb-2016 As part of its review of the proposal to increase the citrus R&D levy to $3.20/t and the PHA biosecurity levy to $0.30/t (a total increase of $1.50/t), the Department of Agriculture and Water Resources is providing a six week period for lodgements of objections or support.
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Smoother citrus rind project

12-Feb-2016 Australian growers can improve their competitive edge in Asia by growing citrus with smoother rinds.
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2016 Citrus Market Outlook Forum

14-Jan-2016 Kurt Huang will be the key note speaker at the 2016 Citrus Market Outlook Forum, to be held in Sydney on March 16-17. Kurt’s company provides a fresh fruit import clearance service in Shanghai, and his main office is located in the Shanghai Huizhan Fruit & Vegetable Market, the biggest imported fruit wholesale market in East China.