Compost calculator: knowing the value of organic amendments in your vegetable nutrition program in Victoria

The addition of organic soil amendments is becoming increasingly popular in vegetable production. Organic amendments provide a range of benefits to…

Cover Crops for Australian Growers

The table below provides a starting point for helping you choose a cover crop for your farm. Adapt the information to…

Weed Management Guide – Wild radish (Raphanus raphanistrum)

Wild radish is a notable weed in all forms of cultivation where it occurs, including vegetables (Figure 2). It is particularly…

Managing irrigation requirements using soil moisture monitoring

Watch this webinar to hear from Dr Kelvin Montagu (AHR), from the Soil Wealth and Integrated Crop Protection team, on what’s…

Harvest to Home: how leeks performed throughout Covid

Harvest to Home is an analytics tool, developed by Nielsen and Hort Innovation, providing insight on marketing performance and shopper behaviour…

Harvest to Home: how carrots performed throughout Covid

Harvest to Home is an analytics tool, developed by Nielsen and Hort Innovation, providing insight on marketing performance and shopper behaviour…

Harvest to Home: how broccoli performed through Covid

Harvest to Home is an analytics tool, developed by Nielsen and Hort Innovation, providing insight on marketing performance and shopper behaviour…

Vegetable grower’s experience with managing COVID-19 (AUSVEG VIC Executive Director)

We hear from Corrigan's Produce Farms Managing Director and AUSVEG VIC Executive Director Deborah Corrigan who is dedicated to the betterment...

VegNET – Supporting Vegetable Growers

The VegNET project aims to build regional capacity of the vegetable industry by providing research and development (R&D) extension services, products…

Winter Cover Cropping for Weed Management – Aglink & Ivankovich Farms

In 2018 and 2019, through the vegetable levy funded project ‘A strategic approach to weed management for the Australian vegetable industry‘…

Translating Precision Agriculture (PA) Data Case Study – Fresh Select

Fresh Select is one of the largest lettuce and brassica growers in Australia. As a leader in innovation, sustainable farming techniques…

Viruses infecting Brassicas

The ‘Viruses infecting Brassicas’ fact sheet provides information in relation to virus diseases of brassica crops. This includes information on economic…

Integrated Weed Management (IWM) Case Study – Schreurs & Sons

Schreurs & Sons is a large and successful vegetable growing business based in Clyde, Victoria. Their Koo Wee Rup farm is…

VegNET (N, W, SE) e-news issue 41 – March 2020

NEWS VegNet Phase 2 Vegetables Australia – Autumn 2020 Edition AgChem Update – Regulatory Support and Coordination Fall Armyworm Update and…

VegNET (N, W, SE) e-news issue 40 – February 2020

NEWS Retail vegetable prices set to increase from bushfires, drought and floods New Extension and Adoption Initiative BOM Regional Weather and Climate…

Vegetable Levy R&D Project Updates Webinar

Watch this webinar to learn from key researchers about the latest findings of several Hort Innovation Vegetable Levy Funded Projects as…

VegNET (N, W, SE) e-news issue 39 – January 2020

NEWS Nominations – AUSVEG VIC Awards for Excellence Annual Water Outlook 2019/20 Soil-borne diseases in vegetable crops – A practical guide…

VegNET (N, W, SE) e-news issue 38 – December 2019

NEWS Vegetable production increases reported in latest ABARES survey Strategic Weed Management – Schreurs & Sons Commercial Greenhouse Cucumber Production Manual…

VegNET (N, W, SE) e-news issue 37 – November 2019

NEWS Hort Innovation Vegetable Fund Annual Report Leadership Development Scholarships Available: Women in Horticulture World’s First Metabolism-Based Glyphosate Resistance Discovered R&D…

Andrew Fragapane, Fragapane Farms – Winner R&D Adoption Award 2017

The inaugural R&D Adoption Award was developed by the National Vegetable Extension Network (VegNET) in Victoria as part of the 2017...

Lessons from the field – Andrew Fragapane

Werribee South grower Andrew Fragapane took home the highly contested VegNET Sponsored R&D Adoption Award, as part of the 2017 AUSVEG…

Lessons from the field – David Wallace

Third generation vegetable grower, David Wallace, runs Wallace Vegetable Farm with his wife Robin and son Matt. The family business originally…