Cockatoo Island, 3 November 2016. Multiple Australian horticultural organizations and Wageningen Academy have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU). The ceremony was attended by Majesty King Willem-Alexander and Her Majesty Queen Máxima of the Netherlands.
Horticulture Innovation Australia, University of Tasmania, Lincoln University and Wageningen University & research, represented by Janine Luten managing director of Wageningen Academy.
The MoU regards the development of a ‘Masterclass Horticultural Innovation’, with the purpose to support Australian entrepeneurs by the ongoing professionalization of their own businesses and by doing so the development of the Australian horticulture sector in general. Wageningen Academy, as part of Wageningen University & Research will develop the program in close collaboration with the main partner, the University of Tasmania. Last mentioned is responsible for the actual accreditation and training at location.
The full article can be found in the Tasmaniantimes.
Do you have questions? Please contact Janine Luten.