Australian & New Zealand Olivegrower & Processor

Olivegrower & Processor is the region’s only specialist olive publication and is the key source of communication and information for the industry. We cover every aspect of the industry, from grove management and processing to packaging and marketing, with content targeted at current topical issues. Industry-owned and led, the emphasis is on best practice management to increase quality and business viability, along with industry news, events and opportunities. Each edition also includes Hort Innovation’s quarterly update on olive industry levy-funded projects and initiatives. Published four times per year, the magazine is mailed to subscribers across the globe and is also available online for access 24/7. 

 

Australian Olive Association

The Australian Olive Association (AOA) is the prescribed industry body representing the olive industry in Australia since 1995. The AOA provides an extensive range of services to stakeholders including the operation and management of field days and other extension services. It has an experienced Board of Directors consisting of small, medium and large growers along with other Directors co-opted for their relevant experience and expertise.

 

CropLogic™

CropLogic™ is an award-winning global digital ag-tech company specialising in soil moisture management solutions. Our vision is to be the leading provider of powerfully-simple, actionable intelligence, designed for growers to better manage water-usage and to enhance crop performance, profitability and sustainability. CropLogic™ has commercialised products leveraging 30 years of plant-performance data and analysis with over 600 field trials conducted with growers across a variety of crop and soil types.

CropLogic™ realTime along with GrowerView, a soil moisture management and decision support tool, is a software and hardware solution designed to help growers make performance-enhancing irrigation and agronomic decisions at the click of a button. Easy-to-install, reliable and effortlessly re-locatable hardware units combined with a simple-to-use and intuitive desktop dashboard and app (Android and iOS) where soil moisture data is collected 24/7 via dependable sensors and constant satellite connection, enables growers to measure, monitor and track soil moisture, soil temperature, irrigation & rain events, and evapotranspiration, all-in-the-one place.

 

GroChem Australia

Grochem Australia is a subsidiary of the Grochem Group which is a New Zealand based Company founded in 1993. The company specialises in Plant Nutrition, Insecticides, Fungicides, Herbicides, Plant Growth Regulators, Adjuvants, Biologicals, Thinning and Pheromones.

The business continues to grow rapidly driven by the needs of the horticultural industry within Australia, New Zealand and South Africa. Grochem works very closely with innovative scientists and researchers to develop new and viable products that are effective and environmentally sustainable.  This in turn is helping the industry meet the challenging demands of consumers and enabling crops to be grown more sustainably.

Grochem Australia’s product range has many unique label use patterns across fungicides, insecticides, adjuvants and specialty products, along with a significant and ever-expanding product development program.

Grochem’s philosophy is: We listen, we research and develop, and we deliver.

For further information please contact Grochem free call 1800 777 068 or email: info@grochem.com.au.

 

Horticulture Innovation Australia

Hort Innovation is a not-for-profit, grower-owned company that delivers more than $100 million in research, development and marketing activities on behalf of Australian horticulture each year. Hort Innovation’s primary function is creating value for horticulture growers and those across the horticulture supply chain. Through investment in R&D and marketing, Hort Innovation works to improve productivity, farm gate profitability and global competitiveness of Australian horticultural industries. Hort Innovation is the link between the needs of industry, the capabilities of science, and the potential of marketing.

 

Modern Olives

Modern Olives is a leading independent analytical laboratory experienced in the olive industry since 2006. Everything we do is focused on providing outstanding service to our customers as well as being a contributor and leader in the modern olive industry. Our laboratory is available to all growers, oil traders, marketers and researchers who require their olive oils, table olives or olive derivative products tested. Throughout the entire process, from planning groves to testing oil quality, our team provides professional, olive-specific technical advice. Ph: 03 5272 9500, E: info@modernolives.com.au.

 

OliveBiz

Olivebiz.com.au is the industry owned website dedicated to olive industry related news and products. Together with current news, it also features the Olivegrower & Processor magazine and Friday Olive Extracts (FOE) e-newsletter and houses Hort Innovation Olive Levy R&D information and communications.

 

Tastebook

Tastebook™ is a sensory training initiative in appreciating, describing and understanding how to improve the quality of EVOO and table olives. It includes tasting of olive oils and table olives, assessing their characteristics, and providing feedback on the style, quality and uses of the sample products that aims to expose industry participants to regular sensory experiences and palate calibration for olive products, and to assist in gaining an understanding of how to achieve product excellence. 

 
Equipment
Lab Equipment
Lab testing

Modern Olives

Modern Olives is a leading independent analytical laboratory experienced in the olive industry since 2006. Everything we do is focused on providing outstanding service to our customers as well as being a contributor and leader in the modern olive industry. Our laboratory is available to all growers, oil traders, marketers and researchers who require their olive oils, table olives or olive derivative products tested. Throughout the entire process, from planning groves to testing oil quality, our team provides professional, olive-specific technical advice. Ph: 03 5272 9500, E: info@modernolives.com.au.

 
Media

OliveBiz

Olivebiz.com.au is the industry owned website dedicated to olive industry related news and products. Together with current news, it also features the Olivegrower & Processor magazine and Friday Olive Extracts (FOE) e-newsletter and houses Hort Innovation Olive Levy R&D information and communications.

 

Australian & New Zealand Olivegrower & Processor

Olivegrower & Processor is the region’s only specialist olive publication and is the key source of communication and information for the industry. We cover every aspect of the industry, from grove management and processing to packaging and marketing, with content targeted at current topical issues. Industry-owned and led, the emphasis is on best practice management to increase quality and business viability, along with industry news, events and opportunities. Each edition also includes Hort Innovation’s quarterly update on olive industry levy-funded projects and initiatives. Published four times per year, the magazine is mailed to subscribers across the globe and is also available online for access 24/7. 

 
Organisation

Australian Olive Association

The Australian Olive Association (AOA) is the prescribed industry body representing the olive industry in Australia since 1995. The AOA provides an extensive range of services to stakeholders including the operation and management of field days and other extension services. It has an experienced Board of Directors consisting of small, medium and large growers along with other Directors co-opted for their relevant experience and expertise.

 

Tastebook

Tastebook™ is a sensory training initiative in appreciating, describing and understanding how to improve the quality of EVOO and table olives. It includes tasting of olive oils and table olives, assessing their characteristics, and providing feedback on the style, quality and uses of the sample products that aims to expose industry participants to regular sensory experiences and palate calibration for olive products, and to assist in gaining an understanding of how to achieve product excellence. 

 
Packaging
Soil Health

CropLogic™

CropLogic™ is an award-winning global digital ag-tech company specialising in soil moisture management solutions. Our vision is to be the leading provider of powerfully-simple, actionable intelligence, designed for growers to better manage water-usage and to enhance crop performance, profitability and sustainability. CropLogic™ has commercialised products leveraging 30 years of plant-performance data and analysis with over 600 field trials conducted with growers across a variety of crop and soil types.

CropLogic™ realTime along with GrowerView, a soil moisture management and decision support tool, is a software and hardware solution designed to help growers make performance-enhancing irrigation and agronomic decisions at the click of a button. Easy-to-install, reliable and effortlessly re-locatable hardware units combined with a simple-to-use and intuitive desktop dashboard and app (Android and iOS) where soil moisture data is collected 24/7 via dependable sensors and constant satellite connection, enables growers to measure, monitor and track soil moisture, soil temperature, irrigation & rain events, and evapotranspiration, all-in-the-one place.

 

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