New data demonstrates that for every $1 invested in pest prevention, $100 is returned to the community.*
That’s the key take-home from NGIA’s National Biosecurity Manager John McDonald, who spoke about ‘Reducing the biosecurity risk in plant production’ at this year’s Hort Connections conference in Adelaide.
The presentation focussed on three key areas:
- The national exposure – off-farm and on-farm factors that are placing pressure on horticultural supply chains
- Prevention – as a means of providing the greatest return to industry
- BioSecure HACCP – an on-farm biosecurity program for production nurseries. More