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Nuts
Multiple technology areas
Crop protection Food processing technology Imagery Input management Plant science Processing & packaging
Research project

Hazelnut Program of Research

This five-year program of research, led by Charles Sturt University in concert with AgriFutures Australia and a consortium of research …
  • Funded by

    AgriFutures Australia

  • Project date

    16 Jun 2024 -
    13 May 2029

  • Research organisation

    Charles Sturt University (CSU)

Pasture, fodder & feed
Multiple technology areas
Crop protection Imagery Plant science
Research project

Understanding and reducing weather induced fungal staining of oaten hay windrows.

Export oaten fodder is a 1.3 Mt sector, valued at $506M p.a., regularly delivering a stronger financial return for producers …
  • Funded by

    AgriFutures Australia

  • Project date

    23 May 2024 -
    11 Nov 2026

  • Research organisation

    Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD) [WA]

Cross industry
Data and AI
Research project

Identifying opportunities from collaborating along and across value chains.

A value-chain involves collaboration, including a willingness to share ideas and resources; knowledge of what is happening upstream and downstream …
  • Funded by

    AgriFutures Australia

  • Project date

    10 Apr 2024 -
    15 Jun 2024

  • Research organisation

    SGA Solutions

Pasture, fodder & feed
Multiple technology areas
Harvest technology Imagery Plant science
Research project

Dispelling value uncertainty for hay growers – application of high-throughput, low-cost phenomics to predict Oaten hay quality in-crop fields, while improving oat breeding selection efficiency.

Oaten hay quality is determined by the variety grown, management of the crop and environmental conditions, and then estimated once …
  • Funded by

    AgriFutures Australia

  • Project date

    2 Apr 2024 -
    15 Jan 2027

  • Research organisation

    The University of Adelaide (UA)

Cross industry
Multiple technology areas
Animal technology Aquaculture technology Automation Crop protection Data and AI Fisheries technology Harvest technology Imagery Input management IoT & smart-farming Plant science Renewable energy
Research project

Navigating Environmental and Social Lending Opportunities for Australian Producers

Conduct a comprehensive two-phase project navigating environmental and social lending opportunities for Australian producers. Phase 1 of the project will build …
  • Funded by

    AgriFutures Australia

  • Project date

    10 Mar 2024 -
    19 Sep 2024

  • Research organisation

    Ernst & Young

Other rural industries
Multiple technology areas
Harvest technology Plant science Processing & packaging
Research project

Australian Coffee Growers' Manual

This project will develop a Manual of current best practices for growing, harvesting and processing coffee grown in Australia. The …
  • Funded by

    AgriFutures Australia

  • Project date

    28 Nov 2023 -
    29 Jul 2024

  • Research organisation

    Peasley Horticultural Services Pty Ltd

Eggs
Research project

Sustainable feeds to optimise layers' productive life

This project investigates the impacts of several alternative protein ingredients including insect meals on laying performance, egg quality, and welfare …
  • Funded by

    Australian Eggs

  • Project date

    1 Oct 2023 -
    31 Mar 2027

  • Research organisation

    The University of Queensland (UQ)

Dairy
Research project

Economic and Risk analysis in Total Mixed Ration Systems

This project builds further data and analysis around the biophysical and economic performance of dairy farms that have transitioned to, …
  • Funded by

    Dairy Australia

  • Project date

    23 Jul 2023 -
    25 Jun 2023

  • Research organisation

    Agriculture Victoria

Sugar
Research project

Development of a resistance screening method for chlorotic streak

To build on previous work to better understand relationships between clones, symptoms and pathogen load. To develop an effective method …
  • Funded by

    Sugar Research Australia (SRA)

  • Project date

    10 Jul 2023 -
    1 Jun 2026

  • Research organisation

    Sugar Research Australia Limited (SRA)

Other rural industries
Research project

Equipping Australian agriculture with sustainability metrics

The project will update existing inventory to capture on-farm improvements, add new agricultural products and key post-farm processes to AusLCI. …
  • Funded by

    AgriFutures Australia

  • Project date

    6 Jul 2023 -
    31 Jul 2025

  • Research organisation

    Life Cycle Strategies Pty. Ltd.

Multiple industries
Beef cattle Cereal grains Other rural industries Pulse grains Sheep & lamb
Data and AI
Research project

Supporting better decision-making through increasing farmers data-based knowledge

This project aims to increase the adoption of soil moisture probes and weather stations to provide farmers with data-based knowledge …
  • Funded by

    AgriFutures Australia

  • Project date

    29 Apr 2023 -
    4 Sep 2024

  • Research organisation

    Facey Group

Multiple technology areas
Animal technology Crop protection Imagery Input management IoT & smart-farming Machinery & hardware Plant science Renewable energy
Research project

Online Tool for Decision Making Pathways

This project will provide farmer-friendly tools to assist farmers in adopting innovations that reduce their greenhouse gas emissions, improve soil …
  • Funded by

    AgriFutures Australia

  • Project date

    7 Apr 2023 -
    31 Jul 2024

  • Research organisation

    Heytesbury District Landcare Network

Multiple industries
Fruits Vegetables
Input management
Research project

Avocado Industry Benchmarking

The avocado industry seeks to understand and learn from favourable market conditions and industry growth through benchmarking the industry. There …
  • Funded by

    Hort Innovation

  • Project date

    27 Feb 2023 -
    17 Dec 2027

  • Research organisation

    RM Consulting Group (RMCG)

Eggs
Input management
Research project

Updating grain AME data for NIR

Energy is the most expensive component of diet for laying hens. With feed accounting for approximately 65% of the cost of …
  • Funded by

    Australian Eggs

  • Project date

    15 Feb 2023 -
    19 Jan 2025

  • Research organisation

    Department of Primary Industries and Regions South Australia (PIRSA)

Multiple industries
Fruits Nuts Vegetables
E-commerce & market platforms
Research project

Horticulture Trade Data 2022-2025

This investment enables access to trade data (import/export and volume/value) for horticultural products, both processed and fresh. This …
  • Funded by

    Hort Innovation

  • Project date

    4 Jan 2023 -
    30 Dec 2025

  • Research organisation

    IHS Global Pte Ltd

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