New horticulture group leader

Region: Greater Darwin | Topic: Horticulture
28 Sep 2020

Welcome to Dr Sohail Mazhar, who joins Department of Industry, Tourism and Trade former Department of Primary Industry and Resources, plant industries team this month as the horticulture group leader, working on all aspects of horticulture in the Territory.

Dr Mazhar has previously held a role in the Queensland Department of Agriculture and Fisheries in Cairns and has extensive experience in horticultural research and development, including work in bananas, mangoes and avocados. His research has covered food safety, post-harvest physiology and supply chains and he has previously collaborated with the department on an ACIAR floriculture project.

More information

Dr Mazhar
Horticulture Group Leader
Department of Industry, Tourism and Trade

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