Professional or non-profit organisation
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PO Box 2293
3632, SHEPPARTON - VIC
Contact name : Matthew Stewart
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The Australian Processing Tomato Research Council Inc. (APTRC) is primarily involved with facilitating and providing research funds for research projects that meet the industry's Research and Development priorities. The committee of the APTRC Inc. consists of 3 representatives from the 2 largest primary processing tomato companies, 4 grower representatives, a Research Manager and the Industry Development Manager, with an independent chair.
The Australian Processing Tomato Research Council Inc. (APTRC) meets four times a year. The research fund is made up of 50% voluntary grower contributions and 50% matching funds from processors. Industry research projects are generally funded by Horticulture Australia Ltd. (HAL) using contributions from the APTRC Inc. and matched funds from the Australian Government.
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