Black Truffle and Hazelnut Growing Seminars
This comprehensive seminar is designed for existing growers and those considering entering either industry.
Truffle topics: The truffle lifecycle, history & natural truffle environments, successful production in Australian conditions, climate, soil improvement/management, plantation establishment, host tree certification, annual maintenance, the harvest, grading and marketing.
Hazelnut topics: Pollination, plantation requirements, climate, soils, pests, disease, general maintenance, harvesting and marketing. Also covered id the concept of growing crops together in a synchronized plantation (suitable for smaller properties where both crops required).