Highlands Potatoes and Ag Incorporated (HPAI) is a group of 11 potato growers located in the Central Highlands region of Victoria. HPAI has lodged a collective bargaining notification, on behalf of current and future members, to:
- share information about costs of production and methods for potato production
- share information about various terms in the contract and to seek collective legal advice
- share information about the market for a range of potato products and price points to assist in negotiation
- to have a sub group, council or individual to negotiate contractual terms and price paid for potatoes by potato processors on behalf of members of the group.