AH07031 - Per-urban horticulture and land use planning: Literature Review & 'Tool-kit'

Land use planning and its impacts on horticulture in Australia have for many years been identified by farming organisations around Australia as being in the ‘top 5’ policy issues facing the sector. The issue is important to many intensive agricultural industries and has been on the government planning ‘radar’ as a result of the increasing incidence of land use conflict in peri-urban areas as competition for finite land and water resources continues to intensify over time.