By the numbers
There is one full-time employee, employed by mining company MMG LXML, helping to run the nursery.
Farmers have leant money from a local community bank to purchase the Ironbark Citrus seedlings to grow on their land.
Sue Jenkin goes over to Laos every sixweeks towork on the ground.
The Jenkins embarked on their project to bring a citrus industry to the Vilabouly district in Laos only this year.
The number of citrus seedlings planted by the local farmers in June.
The project was initially thought to take four years, but it could be three for the recently planted citrus seedling to reach production maturity.