Improved tea tree varieties for a competitive market

Summary

Release improved seed and clones to maximise profit and market access for Australian tea tree oil producers. In addition to increasing oil yield through selection and breeding the project aims to investigate genetic aspects of lowallergenic oil and insect resistance.

Program

Tea Tree Oil

Research Organisation

New South Wales Department of Industry and Investment for and on behalf of the State of NSW - Inactive

Objective Summary

Release improved seed and clones to maximise profit and market access for Australian tea tree oil producers. In addition to increasing oil yield through selection and breeding the project aims to investigate genetic aspects of lowallergenic oil and insect resistance.

Project Code

PRJ-000500

Project Stage

Closed

Project Start Date

Saturday, July 1, 2006

Project Completion Date

Friday, April 30, 2010

Journal Articles From Project

Not Available

National Priority

An environmentally sustainable Australia

National Priority

Adoption of R&D

National Priority

TTO-Improving supply

Contact

Related publications

20.10.10

Improved Tea Tree Varieties for a Competitive Market