The National Working Party for Pesticide Applications (NWPPA) Executive Committee – comprised of technical representatives from grower groups, spray manufacturers, spray applicators and research and development corporations, across viticulture, horticulture and broad acre agriculture – guides the work of the NWPPA.
The Executive Committee meets regularly either face to face or via teleconference.
In 2014, the Executive Committee met face-to-face on 29 May and 24 November as well as by teleconference on 17 March.
In 2013, the Executive Committee met face-to-face 12 June and 28 November as well as by teleconference on 10 April and 21 October.
2015-16 National Working Party on Pesticide Applications Executive Committee
|Gavan Cattanach||Independent Chair|
|Jolyon Burnett||Australian Macadamia Society|
|Ross Gillies||HVP Plantations|
|Melanie Gengos||Adama Australia|
|Keith Hayes||Australian Grape and Wine Authority|
|Phil Hurst||Aerial Agricultural Association of Australia|
|Alastair James||CropLife Australia|
|Pete Mailler||Grain Producers Australia|
|Joe Murrell||Australian Groundsprayers Association|
|Jodi Pedrana||Horticulture Innovation Australia|
|Trevor Ranford||Pistachio Growers’ Association|
|Michael Schaefer||AusChem Training|
|Ken Young||Grains Research & Development Corporation|