Educating health professionals about Australian potatoes (PU19002)
What was it all about?
This short project spanning from 2019 to 2020, provided credible, evidence-based information and resources to educate health professionals about the attributes and benefits of Australian potatoes.
Key project activities included:
- Developing a science-based digital platform housing research and resources that can be shared with health professionals including dietitians, nutritionists, GPs, students of health-related disciplines, naturopaths, personal trainers and health coaches
- Building engagement with health professionals via social media channels
- Testing the nutritional profile of several Australian potato varieties to ensure up to date information is being disseminated by the project.
This project builds on previous investment, Potato Tracker - consumer and market research for the fresh potato industry (PT13015).
You can access a range of fact sheets, infographics, videos and other resources on the Aussie Potatoes website.
This project is a strategic levy investment in the Hort Innovation Potato - Fresh Fund
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