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Responsible Vegetable Production

EnviroVeg is our industries own environmental management program.

The program was developed by the Vegetable Growers Association of Victoria, following claims that vegetable production was a major polluter of waterways.

Growers wanted to show their concern for the environment and improve their production systems to benefit of both the environment and the wider community.

EnviroVeg provides a practical and achievable way for vegetable growers to improve their environmental performance.

The Enviroveg manual describes common vegetable production practices and how to manage environmental risks.

A simple checklist takes growers through nine elements of environmental management on-farm.

A range of acceptable practices has been documented and growers receive a score recognizing their environmentally responsible practices. Each year, members aim to improve their score.

EnviroVeg ProgramEnviroVeg considers the management of nine key areas.

  • Soil and Nutrients

  • Property and business

  • Water and waterway

  • Chemical use

  • Waste

  • Energy use

  • Pest and disease

  • Biodiversity

  • Air quality

The EnviroVeg newsletter identifies subsidies, grants and other funding available to improve the environmental footprint of your farm.

was taken nationwide by AUSVEG in 2003 and remains industry-owned and cost free to all levy-paying vegetable growers.

Benefits of the Enviroveg program:

  • Have your environmental practices recognised.

  • Horticulture_AustraliaDemonstrate that you are follow environmentally responsible practices.

  • Identify which of your farming practices already benefit the environment.

  • Share ideas on practices that may also save you time and money.

  • Identify subsidies, grants or funding for which you may be eligible.

Contact AUSVEG and join the EnviroVeg program NOW : AusVeg


Industry communication is facilitated by HAL in partnership with AUSVEG and is funded by the National Vegetable and Potato Levies.  The Australian Government provides matched funds for all HAL R&D activities.

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