SPV Meeting dates for 2015
May 12, in Warragul, followed by a district meeting
August 12, in Colac, followed by a district meeting
October AGM, date to be advised
November 10, in Bungaree followed by district meeting.
Seed Potatoes Victoria Inc. (SPV) represents approximately 70 certified seed producers in Victoria and South Australia; central to Ballarat, Kinglake, Gippsland, Portland, Kangaroo Island and the Otways.
The representative body is made up of delegates from each seed growing area. The delegates meet regularly to discuss issues pertinent to its members. These meetings are also attended by members of the Victorian Department of Primary Industries and the certifying authority, ViCSPA.
Disease, pests and other threats, marketing, OH&S, technology and innovation are some of the issues discussed at the meetings. With the support of this cross section of industry representatives, SPV is capable of handling most issues efficiently and initiating new projects that are relevant to the ever changing environment in which its members operate.
The name Seed Potatoes Victoria represents reliability, responsibility, proven performance and years of expertise in producing quality seed.