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Mango Small Tree High Productivity Research Field Walk

A field walk will be held on Wednesday, 28th October 2015 from 9am to 11:30am at the Walkamin Research Station to give mango growers the opportunity to see the mango research work being undertaken as part of the ‘Small Tree High Productivity Initiative’ research program.

Limb bending trial

Limb bending trial

You will see and hear about the trials which include work on:

  • vigour reducing rootstocks,
  • low, medium and high density plantings,
  • measuring and improving light interception in the orchard, 
  • limb bending,
  • trellising,
  • crop load manipulation. 

An invitation will be sent out to growers in early October 2015 with program details.

For more information:  Peter Rigden, phone 07 5453 5927, email peter.rigden@daf.qld.gov.au or Geoff Dickinson, phone 07 4048 4600, email  .