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National Working Party in Pesticide Applications (NWPPA) Stakeholder Contribution

This project supports the key objectives of the National Working Party in Pesticide Applications (NWPPA) group which are:

  • Support implementation of Stage 2 of the AVPMA spray drift policy including working with APVMA and States, publication of stage 1 work and retaining the NWPPA Technical Working Group to provide technical advice on tools,

  • Provide a forum to support industry sectors to understand and implement APVMA Spray Drift Policy; and

  • Support industry sectors to include Spray Drift Policy in their application training programs.

Project date

10 Feb 2020-30 Jun 2022

Principal investigator

Woods, Nicholas

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Wine Australia

Wine Australia helps foster and encourage profitable, resilient and sustainable Australian winegrape and wine businesses by investing in research and …

Multiple industries
Fruits Other rural industries Wine
  • Location

    Australia

  • Organisation type

    Research funding body

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