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Reef Catchments sustainable horticulture

Reef Catchments Sustainable Horticulture

Reef Catchments is working with community and industry to promote sustainable horticulture practices in the Mackay Whitsunday region.

Current activities include:

  • Facilitation of the Regional Horticulture Working Group
  • Working with industry members, horticulture experts and landholders to develop sustainability frameworks for local horticulture practices
  • Partnering with industry members, horticulture experts and landholders to run local sustainable horticulture demonstration trials
  • Coordinating field trips and information days to promote and extend knowledge on sustainable horticulture management in the Mackay Whitsunday region

Draft ABCD Sustainability Framework for Horticulture

The Draft ABCD Sustainability Framework for Horticulture has been put together by our Regional Horticulture Working Group. We are currently seeking feedback from interested members of the horticulture industry and the community.

Download and view a copy of the Draft Framework.

To provide comment or feedback you can respond via the online enquiry form or contact Reef Catchments or ring 4968 4200.

Horticulture Trials and Demonstrations

Case Studies

2016

  • Ken and Mary Ede, Longmile Mangoes – Biofertiliser, soil health and microbial analysis

2009 – 2015

Key Contact – Sophie Glasser
Position: Project Officer – Sustainable Agriculture
Phone: (07) 4968 4226
Mobile: 0408 904 036
E-Mail: Sophie Glasser