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Zinc and its Role in Crop Production

Understanding what inhibits the uptake and translocation of zinc will help us to supply this important micronutrient during time of peak demand. Most people recognise that with many soils across Australia, and the world for that matter, have varying zinc deficiencies.  But the function of zinc, and many trace elements, is an area where it […]

Quality Is Just Expected

Consumers Expect Quality Fruit and Vegetables Recently I attended the AusVeg conference and one panel discussion was with two of the supermarket chains managers and a researcher.  The key point that each of them made was their customers demanded quality fruit and vegetables. Secondly consumers want transparency and traceability of where and how the fruit […]