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Blooming good outlook for Queensland Christmas mangoes

Flowering is abundant in far north Queensland but will not necessarily lead to high fruit yields. At the end of the 2016/17 harvest, the Mareeba-Dimbulah region, which kicks off the state’s harvest, had sent off 700,000 fewer trays than originally predicted. It was due to a warm winter that affected flowering, as well as early wet season rain which hampered ... Read More »

Queensland launches IET Partnership Fund

The Queensland International Education and Training (IET) Partnership Fund, launched by Queensland education minister Kate Jones, will provide A$6m over five years to support programmes and ideas that align with the strategy’s key initiatives and goals, including building market share to 20%. “IET is incredibly important to our state’s economy, contributing $2.8bn annually in export revenue and employing 19,000 Queenslanders,” ... Read More »