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Analysis of the market for pollination services in Australia
Program Honey Bee
Research organisation Centre for International Economics
Objective summary The key objectives are:
To estimate the size of the market (price and quantity) of pollination services in Australia, under various scenarios.
Estimate the cost of the entry of Varrroa that can be used to assess the costbenefit of eradication strategies (along with an assessment of such strategies effectiveness).
Determine the costs/benefits of the industry taking a proactive approach to developing a pollination industry.
Project Stage Closed
Project start date Friday, September 28, 2007
Project completion date Wednesday, January 30, 2008
Journal articles from project Not Available
RIRDC goal HBE-Understand the role of pollination in delivering more productive systems
Principal researcher Jenny Gordon
Research manager Dave Alden
Admin contact Anna Bieler