This page features Australia seed and crop industry news,  data and trade statistics

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APSA is in the process of conducting and compiling research and all the latest crop and seed trade data on Australia. If you have any relevant data and/or statistics that you think should be included in our next country report, please get in touch through our contact form.


Below are links to the most recent seed and agriculture industry news and developments in Australia.

Asia Seed Industry News: January 2019

JANUARY 2019: Following is a collection of news summaries and links to stories about the latest happenings in the seed industry of Asia and beyond. Here you can
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Asian Plant Protection Officers Collaborate at Phytosanitary Consultation

BANGKOK: APSA’s 4th Expert Consultation on Phytosanitary Collaboration in the Asia-Pacific region was held in Bangkok 29 and 30 August. Attending were more than 45 delegates including National
Posted in Agriculture News, Australia, Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Pakistan, Philippines, Phytosanitary, South Korea, Thailand, USA, Vietnam | Leave a comment

Asian Seed Industry News Briefs: March 2018

MARCH 2018: There’s a plethora of leads, developments and information covered in our monthly seed industry news briefs, from India, Japan, Malaysia, China, Vietnam, Thailand, Laos Philippines, Australia,
Posted in Africa, Agriculture News, Agro-inputs, Australia, breeding, Cambodia, China, Climate & Weather, Continental Africa, Crops, fertilizer, flooding, germplasm, India, Intellectual Property (IP), IP Infringement, Japan, Law Enforcement, livestock, Malaysia, Myanmar, New Zealand, Philippines, Phytosanitary, Technical, Thailand, Vegetables, Vietnam | Leave a comment

Asia Pacific Seed Industry News: February 2018

ASIA & THE PACIFIC: Following are briefs and leads to news and events of interest to the seed industry, with an emphasis on APSA member countries in East,
Posted in Africa, Agriculture News, Agro-inputs, Australia, breeding, China, Climate & Weather, Crops, Fruits, genetics, India, Indonesia, Japan, Myanmar, New Zealand, Philippines, Phytosanitary, Seed Regulation, South Korea, Technical, tomato, Turkey, Vegetables, watermelon | Leave a comment

Australian NPPO reviews import conditions for cucurbit seed, stakeholder feedback sought

AUSTRALIA: The Australian Biosecurity Plant Division has published a draft review of import conditions for cucurbitaceous crop seeds, and is seeking feedback from stakeholders until February 19, 2018.
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