Growcom has your back
June 29, 2022

Growcom Chief Executive Officer Rachel Chambers This week I am excited and honoured to be starting as the new Chief Executive…

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Budgeting for workers, housing and disasters
June 21, 2022

By Acting CEO Richard Shannon By the time you pick up the print edition of the Queensland Country Life this week…

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Exactly how big is Queensland horticulture?
June 14, 2022

By Growcom Acting CEO Richard Shannon The embarrassing answer to that question, if we’re being exact, is actually we don’t know….

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Horticulture takes center stage in Brisbane
June 7, 2022

By Acting CEO Richard Shannon There is an air of excitement in Brisbane this week with the horticulture industry’s annual Hort…

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Up the creek and running out of paddles
May 30, 2022

By Acting CEO Richard Shannon Perhaps it was because we were entering the final few weeks of a federal election campaign….

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Horticulture to prove Labor’s early litmus test
May 24, 2022

By Growcom Acting CEO Richard Shannon Congratulations are due to Prime Minister Anthony Albanese and his incoming Labor Government on their…

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Is there a climate of change in the bush?
May 16, 2022

By Growcom Acting CEO Richard Shannon There is an old adage that suggests elections are more often lost than they’re won….

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Horticulture pawn in Pacific power play
May 9, 2022

By Acting CEO Richard Shannon Every government needs to make compromises and difficult trade-offs as they pursue multiple objectives, some of…

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Labour pains not going away anytime soon
May 3, 2022

By Growcom CEO Stephen Barnard No matter what happens at the polls on Saturday 21 May, the pain arising from a…

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Connectivity key to unlocking future value
April 26, 2022

By Growcom CEO Stephen Barnard We all easily understand the significance of investing in dams, pipelines, roads, rail, sea and airports….

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