A situational analysis for developing a rice industry in Northern Australia - Final report
This situational analysis seeks to :
- assess the current and projected industry need for Australian rice
- explore feasible options for rice production in northern Australia
- influence policy development to ease access to rice genetic resources and biodiscovery
- develop strategic recommendations for the most critical next steps towards the development of a profitable, sustainable and socially beneficial northern Australian rice industry
Ten recommendations were developed to outline the most critical next steps in developing a successful and sustainable industry.