February 3, 2023

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A new $5.6 million project for the Mossman and Tully regions will see Terrain NRM and Mossman Agricultural Services work with Mossman cane farmers, through agricultural extension officers and agribusiness providers, to identify factors that are restricting the uptake of fertiliser by cane plants. These measures will improve the quality of water flowing to the Great Barrier Reef while also improving yield.

Visitors to the Cooktown & Cape York Expo can enjoy a wide range of experiences, including local Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art at the Nguumbar Nhaama Exhibition, watching the Endeavour River creation story being performed in Warrma and enjoying the unique dances of performers from throughout Cape York Peninsula.