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Tomato waste at rotten levels: USC study
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Tomato waste at rotten levels: USC study

Supermarket demands for premium, unblemished fruit and vegetables are contributing to alarming waste in Queensland’s tomato growing industry, according to a University of the Sunshine Coast (USC) study. Researchers followed two supply chains from Bundaberg, one of Australia’s largest tomato growing regions, and found up to 87% of undamaged, edible […]

Field Guide to Eucalypts Volume 2; South-western and Southern Australia
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Field Guide to Eucalypts Volume 2; South-western and Southern Australia

Fully revised and updated Third Edition By Ian Brooker and David Kleinig ( Bloomings Books, 2016, Hardback, 562 pages, $129rrp) The Eucalypts are the epitome of the Australian landscape, expressing in its one genus its essence and distinctiveness.     — Sir Otto Frankel This series is widely regarded throughout the world […]