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Regional New Industries Fund driving innovation

17 Dec 2018 3:48 PM - $270 000 grant for a cross-region project to trial various oyster species to determine the optimum species and gear for each location
Mike Bowley, Gavin Treasure, Justin MacDonald and MWDC Chair Todd West

A new project has been awarded Regional New Industries Fund (RNIF) funding, as part of the State Government's commitment to support and accelerate new and emerging businesses that create jobs in the regions through innovation.

The Aquaculture Council of WA will use a $270 000 grant for a cross-region project, Rock Oyster Cluster, which will bring together proponents currently exploring rock oyster aquaculture feasibility in WA and trial various oyster species to determine the optimum species and gear for each location.

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