Flower and foliage imports and the Australian industry – Where are all the flowers from?

Flower and foliage imports and the Australian industry – Where are all the flowers from?

This purpose of this second part in the series is to present the collection of data on cut flower and foliage imports, exports and domestic production and the results of their analyses that were completed in the project. Part Two … Continued
FloraCulture International – Sustainability

FloraCulture International – Sustainability

Sustainability is the theme of this edition of FloraCulture International. What strikes me is that I am not the only optimist around when it comes to this subject. Sustainability provides great opportunities for the industry. We can help society get greener, healthier, … Continued
Attendance at International Flower Exhibition in Japan in October 2007

Attendance at International Flower Exhibition in Japan in October 2007

The Trade Mission to Japan in October 2007 focused on two main activities; Meeting flower industry leaders, participants and customers to learn more about the requirements of the flower and foliage market Contributing and participating in the Trade stand at … Continued
Opportunities for the Queensland ICT sector in the Cut Flower and Foliage Industry

Opportunities for the Queensland ICT sector in the Cut Flower and Foliage Industry

This strategy outlines opportunities for the Queensland ICT sector to increase its market in, and collaboration with the Queensland Cut Flower and Foliage Industry. The strategy will help to boost the productivity of the Flower and Foliage Industry through increased … Continued
Flower and foliage imports and the Australian industry: Issues, opinions and opportunities

Flower and foliage imports and the Australian industry: Issues, opinions and opportunities

This project has shown that the issue of imported floral products has created strong reactions within the Australian domestic production sector. Given the complexity of the issue and the number of individual aspects involved, there is a tendency towards mixed … Continued
A Study of the United Kingdom Flower Market

A Study of the United Kingdom Flower Market

The report provides a snapshot of the market in the United Kingdom using a format that will be repeated in other country reports.  The report targets the importation, distribution and sale of Australian flowers and foliages in relation to the … Continued
Enhancing the Uptake of Sustainable Cut Flower Production

Enhancing the Uptake of Sustainable Cut Flower Production

Cut Flowers Best Practice Guide – Best Bunch is a Farm Management System (FMS) designed to increase the self-reliance, competitiveness and sustainability of commercial cut flower and foliage growers. The FMS is recognised as providing a focused and coordinated approach for the … Continued