Mainstream Aquaculture had previously carried out a resource assessment looking at their main material input, fish feed. The assessment recommended that the business conduct a study of factors that influence feeding regimes. They received Resource Assessment Pro funding to conduct feeding regime trials.
Oakmoor Orchard is around 250ha of modern orchard at Ardmona near Shepparton in Victoria. An overhead, evaporative cooling system reduced heat stress damage to apples by 80 per cent saving $47,000 per year.