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Professor Matt Whiting from Washington State University talks about how to manage crop load at the recent Export Workshop
Mike Omeg from Orchard View Cherries talks about production forecasting and cropload management at the recent Export Workshop.
This short video from Cherryhill explains the dowel pruning method
Steve Chapman explains how to count buds and prune to prevent overcropping
After much deliberation, the export workshop will be delivered via webinar over two half-days this year. Two sessions will be run with some additional opt in content for Korea and China. You must attend both sessions to be export registered for the protocol markets of Korea, China, Thailand and Taiwan from the mainland.
2020-21 - Horticulture Exports Program – Applications for the export of cherries to protocol markets
The DAWE Industry Advice Notice (IAN) is to advise industry that applications are now open for the accreditation of farms and packhouses, and registration of treatment facilities to export cherries to protocol markets for the 2020–21 season.
CGA President Tom Eastlake talks to 2GB rural editor Eddie Summerfield about the export season, and what planning looks like for next season
Horticultural industry leaders are urging backpackers not to go home.
Cherry Growers Association president, Tom Eastlake, said it was important to keep as many overseas workers in the country as possible to support picking and packing operations.
There are many great resources being provided by various organisations inside and outside horticulture with recommendations on how to deal with COVID-19.
CGA has compiled a list for industry