Moroccan delegation in Wagga Wagga
1 JANUARY 2003
Innovation in Australia’s agriculture, horticulture and wine industries will be showcased during a visit to inland NSW this Thursday 9 August by a parliamentary delegation from Morocco. The seven member party will tour the EH Graham Centre for Agricultural Innovation, an alliance between Charles Sturt University (CSU) and the NSW Department of Primary Industries, at CSU’s Wagga Wagga Campus. The Moroccan delegation, lead by the national Speaker of the House of Representatives, His Excellency Mr Abdelwahad Radi, will investigate managing and utilising water for irrigation, CSU research into crop root development and water use, forage evaluation and livestock nutrition. The group will also tour Australia’s only accredited laboratory for certifying olive oil exports. The delegation will later visit the Griffith and Leeton irrigation areas.
Peter Andrea, 02 6338 4839