Journal of the Department of Agriculture, Western Australia, Series 4



The Statewest Achievement Award in 1999 recognised the outstanding contribution of Agriculture Western Australia's SQF 2000cm Project Team to the quality and safety of the state's food products. SQF 2000cm is now being taken to the world, with the Project Team continuing to assist other States and countries to implement the quality assurance system. Paul Ryan reports on the increasing international recognition of SQF 2000cm, its benefits to food and fibre industries, and the economic returns being achieved for Western Australia.