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Avocado industry biosecurity strategy 2021-2026

Closing date: 4 February 2022

Request for Proposal

Hort Innovation is seeking a suitably qualified, experienced and capable delivery partner for the project: Avocado industry biosecurity strategy 2021-2026 (AV21002).

The objectives of the services being sought are to:

  • Improve avocado industry biosecurity resilience through the development of foundational preparedness documents and incursion exercises
  • Better understand the risk posed to the avocado industry from exotic pests by identifying gaps in risk assessments, pathway analysis, emergency pest categorisation and diagnostic capability
  • Increase uptake of on-farm biosecurity practices by identifying barriers to adoption.

Hort Innovation has prepared a Request for Proposal (RFP) document that provides background information, outlines the scope of services, the procurement process and the information required from interested parties.

The RFP may be downloaded from (you will need to be a member of to access this information).

The closing date for responses is 3:00 PM (AEDT), 4 February 2022.