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Wild catch fisheries
Fisheries technology
Research project

Identifying population connectivity of shark bycatch species in NT waters

Trawl fisheries are often criticised for their indiscriminate nature, catching a broad range of target and by-catch species. Increasing community …
  • Funded by

    Fisheries Research and Development Corporation (FRDC)

  • Project date

    3 Dec 2020 -
    9 Dec 2021

  • Research organisation

    Charles Darwin University (CDU)

Multiple technology areas
Crop protection Plant science
Research project

Improving ginger, to future proof the industry against major pest and diseases

Introducing genetic diversity to Australian ginger is required for the ginger industry to cope with growing pest and disease pressures. …
  • Funded by

    AgriFutures Australia

  • Project date

    1 Dec 2020 -
    15 Jul 2024

  • Research organisation

    University of the Sunshine Coast (USC)

Beef cattle
Animal technology
Research project

Biomarkers for reducing non-compliance in beef carcases

This project aims to identify and generate a library of biomarkers, present in saliva samples, which may be linked to …
  • Funded by

    Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA)

  • Project date

    13 Nov 2020 -
    20 Jun 2025

  • Research organisation

    Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)

Vegetables
Plant science
Research project

Remastering Cassava in Australia

Early work on cassava in Australia focussed on the crop as a source of ethanol and later as feed for …
  • Funded by

    AgriFutures Australia

  • Project date

    7 Sep 2020 -
    4 Dec 2021

  • Research organisation

    Agsight Pty Ltd

Multiple technology areas
Crop protection Plant science
Research project

DNA testing for mycotoxin producing fungi in fodder

Mycotoxins are toxic chemicals produced by a range of mould and plant pathogenic fungi that affect many crop production systems. …
  • Funded by

    AgriFutures Australia

  • Project date

    3 Sep 2020 -
    1 Sep 2023

  • Research organisation

    The University of Adelaide (PIRSA/SARDI)

Multiple industries
Cereal grains Pulse grains
Multiple technology areas
Crop protection Plant science
Research project

Program 3: Towards effective genetic and sustainable management of Ascochyta blight of Chickpea - Identification and characterisation of novel sources of AB resistance in elite cultivars and wild relatives of chickpea

The aim of this research is to stabilise yield and increase grower profitability through the reduction of loss associated with …
  • Funded by

    Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC)

  • Project date

    1 Jul 2020 -
    30 Jun 2024

  • Research organisation

    The University of Adelaide (UA)

Multiple industries
Cereal grains Pasture, fodder & feed
Crop protection
Research project

Program 1: Identification of novel sources of resistance to Septoria Leaf Blotch and understanding of evolution and virulence of the pathogen

Septoria avenae blotch is a significant oat disease especially in Western Australia where almost all oat crops have some level …
  • Funded by

    Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC)

  • Project date

    1 Jul 2020 -
    30 Jun 2023

  • Research organisation

    The University of Adelaide (UA)

Multiple industries
Cereal grains Pasture, fodder & feed
Plant science
Research project

Optimising genetic control of oat phenology for Australia

To achieve maximum yield and optimal grain quality, the time of year when cereal crops flower and produce grain must …
  • Funded by

    Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC)

  • Project date

    1 Jul 2020 -
    30 Jun 2023

  • Research organisation

    Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)

Pulse grains
Plant science
Research project

Future Peanut Breeding

This investment in peanut breeding will deliver superior new varieties with increased reliability and profitability for growers. The specific traits …
  • Funded by

    Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC)

  • Project date

    1 Jul 2020 -
    30 Sep 2023

Pulse grains
Plant science
Research project

Program 3: Towards effective genetic and sustainable management of Ascochyta blight of Chickpea - Identification and characterisation of novel sources of AB resistance in elite cultivars and wild relatives of chickpea

The aim of this research is to stabilise yield and increase grower profitability through the reduction of loss associated with …
  • Funded by

    Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC)

  • Project date

    1 Jul 2020 -
    30 Jun 2024

  • Research organisation

    The University of Adelaide (UA)

Pulse grains
Crop protection
Research project

Program 4: Towards effective genetic and sustainable management of Ascochyta blight of Chickpea - Accurate, effective, cheaper and rapid high-throughput method for qualitative and quantitative evaluation for AB genetic resistance.

Ascochyta blight is the greatest disease threat to the Australian chickpea industry and can result in complete crop loss. With …
  • Funded by

    Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC)

  • Project date

    1 Jul 2020 -
    30 Jun 2024

  • Research organisation

    Department of Jobs Precincts and Regions (DJPR) [Vic]

Crop protection
Research project

Quantitative DNA tests for lucerne seed wasp and associated parasitoid wasps

Lucerne seed wasp (LSW; Bruchophagus roddi) is a major economic and production threat to the Australian lucerne seed industry. This …
  • Funded by

    AgriFutures Australia

  • Project date

    1 Jul 2020 -
    30 Sep 2023

  • Research organisation

    The University of Adelaide (PIRSA/SARDI)

Beef cattle
Research project

PDS: Genomics for commercial Angus cattle

This Producer Demonstration Site demonstrate the value of genomics as a tool to improve the selection of replacement heifers and …
  • Funded by

    Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA)

  • Project date

    25 Jun 2020 -
    30 Dec 2026

Fruits
Plant science
Research project

Dried grape scion and rootstock evaluation program

This investment is facilitating the continued maintenance of existing dried grape scion and rootstock trials from the previous levy funded …
  • Funded by

    Hort Innovation

  • Project date

    16 Jun 2020 -
    27 Feb 2024

  • Research organisation

    Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)

Other rural industries
Input management
Research project

Assessing the performance of international coffee cultivars in Australia

The Australian coffee grower industry generates a unique product from a small footprint. Established over the past 30 years it …
  • Funded by

    AgriFutures Australia

  • Project date

    30 May 2020 -
    30 May 2025

  • Research organisation

    Southern Cross University (SCU)

Wild catch fisheries
Multiple technology areas
Data and AI Fisheries technology
Research project

Understanding the stock structure of Rock Flathead and the role of movement dynamics in influencing the performance of the Corner Inlet fishery

Rock flathead supports an important commercial fishery in Corner Inlet. However, the stock structure of rock flathead in Victorian waters, …
  • Funded by

    Fisheries Research and Development Corporation (FRDC)

  • Project date

    29 May 2020 -
    29 Sep 2022

  • Research organisation

    Deakin University

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