Staying ahead of the COVID curve
September 14, 2021

By Growcom CEO Stephen Barnard The South East of the state is again on tenterhooks this week as we wait to…

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Looking forward to the end of the doughnut days
September 7, 2021

By Growcom CEO Stephen Barnard COVID-19 has had and will continue to have widespread impacts on the economy, on public health,…

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Quarantine win but more nuance needed
August 31, 2021

By Growcom CEO Stephen Barnard There have been more seismic shifts in positions taken on quarantine here in Queensland in the…

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Ray of hope required before the day breaks
August 24, 2021

By Growcom CEO, Stephen Barnard In a statement released over the weekend, Prime Minister Morrison acknowledged the difficult times we’re going…

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COVID a crisis we can’t afford to waste
August 17, 2021

By Growcom CEO Stephen Barnard Never waste a good crisis, goes the popular saying in politics. Attributed to Rahm Emanuel, then…

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Cash flows to help horticulture
August 9, 2021

By Growcom CEO Stephen Barnard Last year Growcom applauded an election commitment made by the Palaszczuk Government to discount irrigation water…

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You ought to be vaccinated
August 3, 2021

By Growcom CEO Stephen Barnard Through the 80’s and 90’s Meadow Lea margarine ran a series of highly successful ads with…

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New harvest visa needed before year end
July 27, 2021

By Growcom CEO Stephen Barnard Most parenting text books will tell you in order to raise well-adjusted and confident children, parents…

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New focus on safe farms
July 20, 2021

By Growcom CEO Stephen Barnard Today as you read this, there is no more dangerous workplace in Australia than a farm….

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Pineapples at the cutting edge
July 14, 2021

By Growcom CEO Stephen Barnard Last week the Australian pineapple industry came together in Bundaberg to share knowledge and celebrate at…

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