Fairtrade Flowers – Member Discussion

All FIA members are invited to contribute their thoughts about Fairtrade Flowers in Australia prior to the next meeting of the FIA Board where Fairtrade Flowers are on the agenda. If you have any thoughts or experiences with the Fairtrade Flowers brand please email flowers@flowerindustryaustralia.com.au and your emails will be presented at the next board […]

A Letter From The Board

  20/09/2021 Dear Members,    Well! What a year it has been. Earlier today you were sent an email with a brief list of all the team at Flower Industry Australia have been working on diligently behind the scenes.    We always anticipated the first year of this wonderful association would be filled with government […]

FIA – 1 year on

FIA – 1 year on  Advocated for Country of Origin Labelling to become mandatory for cut flowers  More uptake of Australian-grown flowers  More sustainable practices  Stricter biosecurity measures  Florists to stay open during lockdowns  Submission to COOL Submission to Pest Risk Analysis 2+3 Met with:  Federal Minister for Agriculture David Littleproud  Office of the Federal […]

Serpentine leafminer detected in Western Sydney

Serpentine leafminer detected in Western Sydney 11 Nov 2020 Residents in Western Sydney Region are urged to look out for signs of damage and presence of fly larvae following the detection of Serpentine leafminer in a vegetable crop. NSW Department of Primary Industries (DPI) Manager Biosecurity Prevention & Preparedness Dr Chris Anderson said Western Sydney is a […]

Employment and Safety Law

Partnership with DWF (Australia) – Employment and Safety Law Flower Industry Australia Ltd (FIA) has partnered with DWF (Australia) to provide legal services in Employment and Safety law to its members at discounted rates. This service is only available for Flower Industry Australia grower and florist members. DWF are offering all FIA members: a free […]

AgVita Analytical

AgVita Analytical – preferred supplier to Flower Industry Australia for analytical services. Dear Flower Industry Australia Members,                                                                                       12 September 2020 It is with pleasure AgVita Analytical accept the responsibility of being the preferred supplier to Flower Industry Australia for analytical services. We thank you all for the opportunity and look forward to working with […]