Sixteen projects will share $4 million in funding under round 1 of the Traceability Grants Program.

Agriculture Minister David Littleproud says the projects are sharing in the funding under the first round of the Australian Government’s $7 million Traceability Grants Program.

One of the projects involves the trial of technology to trace fresh produce through export supply chains, with the melon industry used as a pilot.

Read the Minister’s media release here, and more about the Traceability Grants Program here.