President’s Report March 2018

March 8, 2018
February has been a hot and busy month for myself and no doubt many of you as you commence the working year in earnest. The National Council will have its first official meeting on 8 March. In the interim, Kim and I have been in discussions with our preferred insurers who have renewed their commitment to our organisation in providing economical and discounted products.
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President’s Report February 2018

February 22, 2018
Happy New Year! And may it be a rewarding year professionally and in your businesses. Our secretary, Kim Morris has been working hard with David Thompson, our website coordinator to build upon and streamline our new database and website. The objective is that members will be able to enjoy improved access to required information. In addition, improved profiling of our members will be a useful marketing tool.
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Judy Horton OAM Registered Horticulturist Honoured on Australia Day 2018

January 28, 2018
Judy has been awarded the Order of Australia Medal (OAM) in the General Division for her work in horticulture and...
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Member Spotlight – Chris Oliver FAIH

January 4, 2018
Karragullen horticulturist Chris Oliver is an expert when it comes to reviving old, diseased or damaged fruit trees.   "My...
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Brittany Webster: AIH Student Of The Year

December 13, 2017
Brittany Webster is the 2017 recipient of the AIH STUDENT OF THE YEAR AWARD. We did the interview below during...
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Member Spotlight: Andrew Prowse

December 10, 2017
Andrew Prowse, an Australian Institute of Horticulture Registered Horticulturalist and the institute’s Vice- President has been appointed this year as...
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Unique Wetland Project Takes Out Landscape of the Year

December 8, 2017
The typical residential and commercial landscape projects seen at previous Landscaping Victoria Industry Awards were this year upstaged by a...
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Joel Smith: Winner of the Sir John Pagan Award 2017

December 7, 2017
Joel Smith was this year’s recipient of the Sir John Pagan Horticultural BBM Award for a young horticulturist under 24...
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Member Spotlight: Matt Mitchley of the Designer Garden Co.

December 7, 2017
We visit the Jurassica theme park garden project in Cairns, owned by Matt Mitchley of the Designer Garden Co. Jurassica...
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Member Spotlight: Volker Mischker MAIH

November 9, 2017
It all started at Wall’s Nursery, Richard (Dick) Wall and team, in Keysborough Victoria. It was here my love of...
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