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. More information: www.olivebiz.com.au, Ph: 0408 525 798, E: editor@olivegrower.com.au. Booth’s 1 & 2.

 

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. More information: www.australianolives.com.au. Ph: 0478 606 145, E: secretariat@australianolives.com.au Booth’s 1 & 2

 

CI Scientific

CI Scientific Pty Ltd has grown to hold a significant presence in the supply of industrial and laboratory instrumentation in Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands through expansion of our product portfolio and with the support of a growing team of skilled personnel. Operating under our company’s core values of commitment, innovation, communication, excellence and ownership, we have been able to position ourselves as a company that delivers innovative solutions through our business units. CI Scientific Pty Ltd is also an Australian proprietary company that specialises in the provision of repair, maintenance and calibration services of scientific equipment and specialised measuring instruments used in various research and industrial laboratories and testing environments. More information: www.ciscientific.com, Ph: 1300 225 542, E: info@ciscientific.com. Booth 8

 

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. More information: www.croplogic.com, Ph: 0447 801 156, E: cedric.geffen@croplogic.com. Booth 16

 

Deltagen

Deltagen Australia is proud to offer Biogras L, a high-performance, cost competitive enzyme preparation for olive oil extraction, produced in Spain by our sister company Biocon Espanol. Biogras L has been widely used in Europe, South America and Australia for many years. It is formulated to optimise pectinase activity and has residual cellulose and protease activities which are also of importance during oil extraction. Biogras L offers: improved extraction, improved separation, reduced residual oil and faster decantation. Biogras L complies with FSANZ regulations and is GM-free. Deltagen Australia is also the agent for Megazyme test kits. Contact Adrian for further information. More information: https://deltagen.com.au/, Ph: (03) 9728 3038, E: info@deltagen.com.au Booth 4

 

drumMUSTER/ChemClear®

drumMUSTER  is the national program for the collection and recycling of clean eligible non-returnable agricultural and veterinary (agvet) chemical containers from primary producers and other agvet chemical users. ChemClear® is the national program for the collection and destruction of currently registered agvet chemicals at the end of their life cycle, or when they become surplus. Both drumMUSTER and ChemClear® are Industry Stewardship Programs established under the Industry Waste Reduction Scheme (IWRS). Over 120 Chemical Manufacturers currently participate in the programs. More information: www.drummuster.org.auwww.chemclear.org.au, Ph: 1800 008 707, E: info@drummuster.org.au Booth 11

 

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. More information: www.grochem.com, Ph: 1800 777 068, E: info@grochem.com.au.

 

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. More information: www.modernolives.com.au, Ph: 03 5272 9500, E: info@modernolives.com.au.

 

Multione

Multione mini loaders are the ultimate all in one machine solution for your olive grove. Within seconds you can change attachments to convert your front-end loader into a forklift or a mower or, most importantly, an olive harvester for easy and effective olive picking when you need it. Multione loaders are made in Italy with a 3 year factory warranty. For more information please contact the team at Multione on 07 3208 7772 or visit http://au.multione.com. Booth 12.

 

Olive Oil Packaging Services

We are bag in box packaging specialists. Casks protect your olive oil from light and air and ensure that it stays as fresh as is possible. We can pack your oil for you at our factory, or we can supply everything you need to pack it yourself. We even provide the instructions, and can help with the labels for your casks. Just contact us for a quote and to find out more. Casks come in 1, 2, & 4 litre for home use, 10 & 20 litre for food service, and 250 & 1000 litre bag in drum IBCs. Bag in box – the modern way to package olive oil. Ph: Kent 0428 829 024 or Michelle 0448 965 349 – oops@aussiebroadband.com.au. Booth 15

 

Olive Wellness Institute

The Olive Wellness Institute is a science repository on the nutrition, health and wellness benefits of olives and olive products, which is all subject to extensive peer review. The institute is guided by scientific experts that specialise in the nutrition, health and wellness benefits related to olive products. This website is intended to be the go-to source of credible information relating to the nutrition, health and wellness benefits of olives and olive products, such as Extra Virgin Olive Oil and other products derived from the olive tree. More information: www.olivewellnessinstitute.org, Ph: 0432 506 682, E: a.dolphin@olivewellnessinstitute.org Booth 3

 

 

 

OliveBiz

Olivebiz.com.au is the industry owned website dedicated to olive industry related news and products. It also features the Olivegrower & Processor magazine, Friday Olive Extracts (FOE) e-newsletter, industry events and is the home to the industry’s R&D project portfolio. More information: www.olivebiz.com.au, Ph: 0408 525 798, E: editor@olivegrower.com.au. Booth’s 1 & 2.

 

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. More information: www.australianolives.com.au/tastebook or Soumi Paul Mukhopadhyay, Ph: 0409 283 581, E: soumi.paul.mukhopadhyay@dpi.nsw.gov.au Booth 10

 

The NSW Department of Primary Industries

The NSW Department of Primary Industries operates an Oil Testing Service as part of the Australian Oils Research Laboratory, based in Wagga Wagga, NSW. We provide accredited testing services for olive oil quality, adulteration, and organoleptic (sensory) analysis, based on the latest technology and requirements of the International Olive Council (IOC) and the Australian Olive Oil Standard (AS 5264-2011). Our chemical testing laboratory and organoleptic panel is able to undertake competitively priced testing of oils and olives with a prompt turnaround time. Your first choice for analysis you can trust. Phone: 02 6938 1957,  Email: wagga.labs@dpi.nsw.gov.au, Website: www.dpi.nsw.gov.au/labs. Booth 9

 

 

Tornado Pumps & Sprayers Pty Ltd

Tornado Pumps & Sprayers P/L specialise in supplying equipment and machinery for olive growers, from growing through to processing. We have been appointed as agents for the full range of Sicma (Italy) olive harvesters. We are Pieralisi (Italy) trained in sales, installation and service of olive processing equipment for QLD, NSW, ACT and VIC. Pieralisi is one of the world’s largest manufacturers of high technology olive processing equipment. Our workshop is fully equipped for your servicing needs and spare parts are readily available. More information: www.tornadosprayers.com.au, Ph:  02 9824 8444, E: tornado@tornadosprayers.com.au Booth 7

 
Chemical collection

drumMUSTER/ChemClear®

drumMUSTER  is the national program for the collection and recycling of clean eligible non-returnable agricultural and veterinary (agvet) chemical containers from primary producers and other agvet chemical users. ChemClear® is the national program for the collection and destruction of currently registered agvet chemicals at the end of their life cycle, or when they become surplus. Both drumMUSTER and ChemClear® are Industry Stewardship Programs established under the Industry Waste Reduction Scheme (IWRS). Over 120 Chemical Manufacturers currently participate in the programs. More information: www.drummuster.org.auwww.chemclear.org.au, Ph: 1800 008 707, E: info@drummuster.org.au Booth 11

 
Equipment

Tornado Pumps & Sprayers Pty Ltd

Tornado Pumps & Sprayers P/L specialise in supplying equipment and machinery for olive growers, from growing through to processing. We have been appointed as agents for the full range of Sicma (Italy) olive harvesters. We are Pieralisi (Italy) trained in sales, installation and service of olive processing equipment for QLD, NSW, ACT and VIC. Pieralisi is one of the world’s largest manufacturers of high technology olive processing equipment. Our workshop is fully equipped for your servicing needs and spare parts are readily available. More information: www.tornadosprayers.com.au, Ph:  02 9824 8444, E: tornado@tornadosprayers.com.au Booth 7

 

Deltagen

Deltagen Australia is proud to offer Biogras L, a high-performance, cost competitive enzyme preparation for olive oil extraction, produced in Spain by our sister company Biocon Espanol. Biogras L has been widely used in Europe, South America and Australia for many years. It is formulated to optimise pectinase activity and has residual cellulose and protease activities which are also of importance during oil extraction. Biogras L offers: improved extraction, improved separation, reduced residual oil and faster decantation. Biogras L complies with FSANZ regulations and is GM-free. Deltagen Australia is also the agent for Megazyme test kits. Contact Adrian for further information. More information: https://deltagen.com.au/, Ph: (03) 9728 3038, E: info@deltagen.com.au Booth 4

 

Multione

Multione mini loaders are the ultimate all in one machine solution for your olive grove. Within seconds you can change attachments to convert your front-end loader into a forklift or a mower or, most importantly, an olive harvester for easy and effective olive picking when you need it. Multione loaders are made in Italy with a 3 year factory warranty. For more information please contact the team at Multione on 07 3208 7772 or visit http://au.multione.com. Booth 12.

 
Lab Equipment

CI Scientific

CI Scientific Pty Ltd has grown to hold a significant presence in the supply of industrial and laboratory instrumentation in Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands through expansion of our product portfolio and with the support of a growing team of skilled personnel. Operating under our company’s core values of commitment, innovation, communication, excellence and ownership, we have been able to position ourselves as a company that delivers innovative solutions through our business units. CI Scientific Pty Ltd is also an Australian proprietary company that specialises in the provision of repair, maintenance and calibration services of scientific equipment and specialised measuring instruments used in various research and industrial laboratories and testing environments. More information: www.ciscientific.com, Ph: 1300 225 542, E: info@ciscientific.com. Booth 8

 
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. More information: www.modernolives.com.au, Ph: 03 5272 9500, E: info@modernolives.com.au.

 

The NSW Department of Primary Industries

The NSW Department of Primary Industries operates an Oil Testing Service as part of the Australian Oils Research Laboratory, based in Wagga Wagga, NSW. We provide accredited testing services for olive oil quality, adulteration, and organoleptic (sensory) analysis, based on the latest technology and requirements of the International Olive Council (IOC) and the Australian Olive Oil Standard (AS 5264-2011). Our chemical testing laboratory and organoleptic panel is able to undertake competitively priced testing of oils and olives with a prompt turnaround time. Your first choice for analysis you can trust. Phone: 02 6938 1957,  Email: wagga.labs@dpi.nsw.gov.au, Website: www.dpi.nsw.gov.au/labs. Booth 9

 

 
Media

OliveBiz

Olivebiz.com.au is the industry owned website dedicated to olive industry related news and products. It also features the Olivegrower & Processor magazine, Friday Olive Extracts (FOE) e-newsletter, industry events and is the home to the industry’s R&D project portfolio. More information: www.olivebiz.com.au, Ph: 0408 525 798, E: editor@olivegrower.com.au. Booth’s 1 & 2.

 

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. More information: www.olivebiz.com.au, Ph: 0408 525 798, E: editor@olivegrower.com.au. Booth’s 1 & 2.

 
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. More information: www.australianolives.com.au. Ph: 0478 606 145, E: secretariat@australianolives.com.au Booth’s 1 & 2

 

Olive Wellness Institute

The Olive Wellness Institute is a science repository on the nutrition, health and wellness benefits of olives and olive products, which is all subject to extensive peer review. The institute is guided by scientific experts that specialise in the nutrition, health and wellness benefits related to olive products. This website is intended to be the go-to source of credible information relating to the nutrition, health and wellness benefits of olives and olive products, such as Extra Virgin Olive Oil and other products derived from the olive tree. More information: www.olivewellnessinstitute.org, Ph: 0432 506 682, E: a.dolphin@olivewellnessinstitute.org Booth 3

 

 

 

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. More information: www.australianolives.com.au/tastebook or Soumi Paul Mukhopadhyay, Ph: 0409 283 581, E: soumi.paul.mukhopadhyay@dpi.nsw.gov.au Booth 10

 
Packaging

Olive Oil Packaging Services

We are bag in box packaging specialists. Casks protect your olive oil from light and air and ensure that it stays as fresh as is possible. We can pack your oil for you at our factory, or we can supply everything you need to pack it yourself. We even provide the instructions, and can help with the labels for your casks. Just contact us for a quote and to find out more. Casks come in 1, 2, & 4 litre for home use, 10 & 20 litre for food service, and 250 & 1000 litre bag in drum IBCs. Bag in box – the modern way to package olive oil. Ph: Kent 0428 829 024 or Michelle 0448 965 349 – oops@aussiebroadband.com.au. Booth 15

 
Plant Nutrition

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. More information: www.grochem.com, Ph: 1800 777 068, E: info@grochem.com.au.

 
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. More information: www.croplogic.com, Ph: 0447 801 156, E: cedric.geffen@croplogic.com. Booth 16

 

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