Insights

Insights

RMCG provides cutting-edge thinking and knowledge sharing in our areas of expertise.

Award winning community-led approach to invasive pest management

13 JUN 2019

RMCG congratulates the Victorian Rabbit Action Network (VRAN) on being awarded the distinguished United Nations Public Service Award for ‘Delivering inclusive and equitable services to leave no one ...

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Global collaboration key to addressing local challenges in nursery industry

27 MAY 2019

Boosting environmental credentials was one of the five research, development & extension (RD&E) priorities identified in the recent Global Review of R&D conducted by RM Consulting Group ...

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Potato Industry R&D Forum

16 MAY 2019

Do you want to know the latest about managing key pests and diseases on your farm?  Do you want to talk to us about potato pest and disease research needs? Come along to the Potato Industry...

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A notable innovation: Water Efficiency Improvement in Drought Affected Provinces (WEIDAP) Project

23 JAN 2019

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) held the 2018 Asia Water Forum in Manilla, Philippines in early October. The event provided the opportunity for over 800 participants to share their water security kno...

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An introduction to Australian habitat conservation and management

05 DEC 2018

Consultant Dr Claire Feniuk recently completed Greening Australia’s Habitat Conservation and Management course. Over a period of three months, the course involved weekly three-hour lectures at La Tr...

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Leading the debate on recycled water use in Australian agriculture

27 AUG 2018

RMCG Managing Principal Dr Anne-Maree Boland featured in the media recently on the potential use of recycled water in food crop irrigation. Commenting on the reason for recycled water not being utilis...

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Supporting innovative compost use

08 AUG 2018

The national peak body for organic processors and recyclers, the Australian Organics Recycling Association (AORA), recently held its annual dinner for Victoria, celebrating achievements across the ind...

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Tasmanian Pastures Survey

01 AUG 2018

Are you a red meat producer, buyer or livestock buyer? It's time to have your say on pasture management in Tasmania. The Pastures and Livestock Productivity Project is seeking to improve pasture qu...

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Service providers for the Food Innovation initiative

16 MAY 2018

As part of the Food Innovation initiative, the Victorian government is providing funding for growers and food processors with the aim of boosting innovation throughout the Victorian industry. The V...

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RMCG supports innovative compliance

20 MAR 2018

Licensing of environmental standards can drive expensive infrastructure solutions if you want to achieve high levels of compliance. An alternative cost-effective approach may be to source an equivalen...

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Domestic wastewater management in North East Victoria

27 MAR 2018

Municipalities across Victoria have responsibilities regarding onsite wastewater systems, often referred to as septic tanks, for houses not connected to reticulated sewerage. Regulations require Counc...

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Incentivising Stormwater Management for Cities and Suburbs

28 FEB 2018

The world’s populations are flocking to cities. In Australia, more than 90% of the population now live in cities and this is growing at a rate of 1.6% per year (ABS 2008). This growth has significan...

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