Management of banana pests and diseases in North Queensland (BA17005)
What’s it all about?
Contracted in 2018, this investment supports an Australian Banana Growers’ Council Plant Health Officer to assist North Queensland banana growers in containing and managing significant pests and diseases, and to help in the early detection of exotic pests and diseases. The role involves conducting surveillance, education, awareness and guidance activities with growers, and other biosecurity-related activities.
This project is a strategic levy investment in the Hort Innovation Banana Fund