New move to protect Victorian vines

Victorian vineyard.

The Mornington Peninsula Vignerons Association (MVPA) and Agriculture Victoria have revealed they will be using the Snap Send Solve platform to locate amenity vines in the Mornington Peninsula help protect the region from biosecurity threats.

Amenity vines are those located in households or in public places, for decorative purposes, but the transfer of threats like Phylloxera can come just as easily from these vines as from commercial vines. The associations have said that one of the difficult elements of surveying these amenity vines is actually discovering their location and that is where the Snap Send Solve platform can help.

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Updated: Mar 5, 2019