Melon News Magazine

The AMA is dedicated to providing Australian melon growers with the latest information to connect the industry and improve productivity. We publish this periodical in order to deliver necessary updates for melon growers in an easy to digest and share format.

News Magazine

Melon News September 2019

Syngenta 2020 Australian melon conference and field day, BOM climate report, Murray Darling outlook, Water facts and figures, New rockmelon guides and more…

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Melon News June 2019

Japan-Singapore-Malaysia in-market visits, A growers perspective on export, Exports to Japan, Export lessons from the mango industry and more…

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Melon News March 2019

Chinchilla melon festival, Labile carbon, Weather extremes impact melon industry, Mealy Bug, Protected cropping and more..

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Melon News December 2018

2018 Conference Round Up; New airfreight screening; Awards, agreements & arrangements; How safe are my soils?; Industry Development report; ..

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Melon News June 2018

Conference infomration; Conference program; Conference speakers; Social progam; R&D investment; LEAD program; Stingless bees; Minor Use Permits…

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Melon News April 2018

Listeria Investigation, Validating & Verifying your Food Safety Program, Is HARPS required for my business?, LEAD program and more..

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Melon News June 2017

New seed testing protocols, antimicrobial coatings for fruit, use of bioclay to fight viruses and more…

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Melon News December 2017

Bird deterrents, Export plans, CGMMV world-wide, seed testing, Metham Sodium and more…

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Melon News September 2017

Popularity of avocados in Australia, irradiation as an export treatment, challenging the food safety culture and more…

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Melon News September 2016

Outbreak of salmonella in rockmelons, the expansion of melon sales to the Japanese market, the introduced Asian Honeybee pest and more…

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Melon News March 2017

Use of automation in farming in Queensland, reports from the Chinchilla Melon Festival, assessing critical infrastructure resilience and more…

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Melon News December 2016

Horticulture Code of Conduct, CGMMV Plans, FMA concerns over unworkable regulations and more…

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