A new Board has
been appointed to guide operations at Vinehealth Australia, the statutory body
charged with safeguarding South Australian vines from pests and diseases,
Dr Prue McMicha... Read More...
Vinehealth Australia is working closely with Wine Yarra Valley to plan an exciting Phylloxera Immersion Tour to the Yarra Valley near the end of the year.
On this trip, attendees will learn first hand about... Read More...
Chair of Vinehealth Australia Dr Prue McMichael says the incoming Board is
focused on delivering results for industry.
know we’re in for a busy time – there is so much to do in all areas of
biosecur... Read More...
Vinehealth Australia CEO Inca Lee has been
named ‘Researcher/Innovator of the Year’ at the Australian Women in Wine
Awards, announced in New York last week.
Other finalists in the category were Joanna Gambe... Read More...
Vinehealth Australia is working with
Biosecurity SA to improve the state’s Phylloxera Outbreak Plan, which will be
renamed the ‘Phylloxera Preparedness and Response Plan for SA’.
This new document will feat... Read More...
garlic farmer and former chair of the Australian Garlic Industry Association Letetia Ware was sentenced to 11 month's jail in early
September for illegally importing more than 2,000 garlic bulbs. She... Read More...
The final report of the Responsible Visitation Campaign Stage Two (RVC2) is now available on the Vinehealth Australia website.
The report shares details of all major activities conducted during
RVC2 includi... Read More...
Have you just come back from overseas? Did
you walk down vine rows or adjacent to vines while away? If so, did you feel uneasy
about your biosecurity obligations upon returning to Australia and wished you
were... Read More...
With the enactment of the Phylloxera
Act in 1899, the Phylloxera Board (as we were then known) was required to
maintain a ‘Vigneron’s roll’ containing the particulars of vineyards planted in
... Read More...
The Board of Plant Health Australia learnt more about
grape and wine biosecurity during a visit to South Australian in September.
Vinehealth Australia was given the opportunity to
share information about m... Read More...