NY95005 - Improved Transfer & Adoption of Technology for the VIC

This report describes the process of industry development and Technology transfer for the Nursery Industry in Victoria – with links to the operations in other states, plus the key outcomes and recommendations for further development. The main objectives were to implement a nursery improvement program, ensure nursery excellence, and to provide technology transfer and training. Within the context of these objectives and a review process via an industry based Technical and Accreditation Management Committee and active delivery program was established. This program and associated topics was strongly linked to the NIAV strategic plans; the NIAA R&D strategic plan and the HRDC business plans. This project has influence positively the development of the nursery industry in Victoria.