Horticulture Industry

The Drought and Climate Adaptation Program is helping the horticulture industry across Queensland through research, development and extension activities.




Learn about experimental seasonal forecasts for Queensland’s vegetable industry.



Use of BoM multi-week and seasonal forecasts to improve management decisions in Queensland’s vegetable industry

Queensland’s’ Lockyer Valley and Granite Belt vegetable producers and supply chain managers are testing new experimental forecast tools. Improved forecasts have the capacity to build sustainability through improving farm, business and labour management decisions.

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Crop insurance

Changes to insurance products will be analysed to develop more affordable insurance products for farmers in the cropping and horticulture industries.

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Last updated: 23 November 2020