Horticulture Innovation Australia Ltd

Published on October 2, 2015


Horticulture Innovation Australia (HIA) is a not-for-profit, grower-owned Research and Development Corporation (RDC) for Australia’s $9 billion horticulture industry. HIA invest more than $100 million in research, development and marketing programs annually.

Hort Innovation’s key functions are to:

  • provide leadership to, and promote the development of, the Australian horticulture sector
  • increase the productivity, farm gate profitability and global competitiveness of the horticultural industries by investing grower levies and government funds in research, development, extension and marketing funds, programs and services and; providing information, services and products related to project outcomes
  • promote the interests of horticultural industries overseas including the export of Australian horticultural products.