The Australian Native Seed Industry Review


To undertake an Australian Native Seed Industry Review to better understand and address the issues that contribute to these lessthanideal environmental outcomes. The review would be undertaken as an integrated project composed of two parts: 1. An online, sector wide, survey reaching of all parties involved in the native seed industry and, 2. The undertaking of a national workshop at the Australian Network for Plant Conservation (ANPC) National Conference (Melbourne 2016).


New and Emerging Plant Industries

Research Organisation

Australian Network for Plant Conservation Inc.

Objective Summary

The project will deliver: Online survey; National Conference Workshop; Summarised industry survey results (November 2016); Workshop and industry survey report and recommendations (March 2017). RIRDC will be acknowledged by conference organisers as a Silver Sponsor. This will entail promotion in all preconference material and at the conference itself.

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Project Stage


Project Start Date

Friday, July 1, 2016

Project Completion Date

Friday, March 31, 2017

Journal Articles From Project

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National Priority

Frontier technologies for building and transforming Australian industries

National Priority

Adoption of R&D

National Priority

NEPI-Feasibility studies and industry literature reviews