Australian Government Commits $35 Million to Horticultural Netting

Australian Government Commits $35 Million to Horticultural Netting

The Australian Government is committing $35 million to enable more Australian horticulturalists to purchase and install protective netting through the national expansion of the Horticultural Netting Program Trial.

Research indicates that netting delivers productivity benefits by:

  • protecting crops from extreme weather and predators
  • increasing water use efficiency.

Netting helps producers to:

  • maintain fruit quality
  • ensure continuity of supply
  • manage production risks

The expansion of the project is designed to:

  • provide assistance to growers Australia wide
  • develop future resilience against climate change impacts
  • improve the quantity and quality of crops
  • support the agricultural industry reach its Ag2030 target.

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