NY01023 - An Integrated Communication Process and Infrastructure for Red Imported Fire Ants within the Landscape Industry

The Queensland landscape industry has gone through a major transformation over the past six years. In the past three years landscape industry participants are now kept up to date by receiving a bi-monthly glossy newsletter filled with the latest industry news and innovation. Meetings are held regularly and regional industry has been catered for by a series of workshops held throughout the state. Landscapers from all over Queensland attended a state conference that brought together all facets of the industry to hear what the future holds for landscaping. The website has assisted the consumer to find a landscaper; prospective members find out about joining, students learn more about a career in landscaping as well as assisting the landscape industry to purchase product, and book attendance at event on line.