Banana industry R&D coordination (BA17002)
What’s it all about?
Following the completed investment Coordination of banana industry research and developmet (Panama TR4) (BA14012), this project continues to support the role and activities of the Australian Banana Growers’ Council R&D Manager, Dr Rosie Godwin.
Working to coordinate the industry’s R&D efforts, this role includes facilitating beneficial collaborations between research projects, providing technical input into the development and conduct of projects, and acting as a key point of contact for industry R&D.
Dr Godwin also works with industry communication and extension initiatives to help the transfer of project findings and information to growers, and represents the industry at relevant forums, meetings and events. There is a particular focus on coordinating research efforts around Panama TR4.
This project is a strategic levy investment in the Hort Innovation Banana Fund