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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)

Cross industry
Multiple technology areas
Aquaculture technology Fisheries technology Food processing technology Input management Novel ingredients Renewable energy
Research project

Optimising Organic Waste and Cultivating Circularity for Australian Agriculture

Transforming to a circular economy will be essential for meeting Australia’s Net Zero Targets, energy security, food security …
  • Funded by

    AgriFutures Australia

  • Project date

    30 May 2024 -
    5 Jun 2025

  • Research organisation

    University of Technology Sydney (UTS)

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

Fruits
Research project

Biosecurity and sustainability in the banana industry project

This project supports the role and activities of the Industry Strategic Manager (ISM) Michelle McKinlay within the Australian Banana Growers’ Council
  • Funded by

    Hort Innovation

  • Project date

    22 Sep 2023 -
    30 Sep 2028

  • Research organisation

    Australian Banana Grower's Council (ABGC)

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.

Dairy
Research project

DairyFeedbase 2023-28

The objective of this project is to improve the profitability and resilience of Australian dairy farms through more efficient production …
  • Funded by

    Dairy Australia

  • Project date

    1 Jul 2023 -
    30 Sep 2028

Other rural industries
Research project

Australian Industrial Hemp Program of Research (AIHPR)

Broadacre hemp for seed and/or fiber production has the potential to become a sustainable and profitable crop in Australia. …
  • Funded by

    AgriFutures Australia

  • Project date

    31 May 2023 -
    30 May 2028

  • Research organisation

    Southern Cross University (SCU)

Research project

Decision support framework and tool supporting Australian producers to make informed decisions about the relative benefits arising from their actions for production, natural capital, and/or natural ca

A large number of resources, tools and calculators exist to support producer decision making around entering carbon markets and other …
  • Funded by

    AgriFutures Australia

  • Project date

    5 May 2023 -
    30 Jun 2024

  • Research organisation

    University of New England (UNE)

Data and AI
Research project

Knowledge Hub for environmental stewardship

Develop an online ‘knowledge hub/community of practice (CoP)’ to act as a centralised point of information for …
  • Funded by

    AgriFutures Australia

  • Project date

    4 May 2023 -
    3 Jul 2024

  • Research organisation

    University of New England (UNE)

Multiple industries
Beef cattle Cereal grains Other rural industries Pulse grains Sheep & lamb Wool
Multiple technology areas
Data and AI Input management IoT & smart-farming
Research project

Connecting soil moisture monitoring and soil moisture predictions with automated irrigation systems

This project aims to connect soil moisture monitoring and soil moisture predictions with automated irrigation systems from end to end …
  • Funded by

    AgriFutures Australia

  • Project date

    3 May 2023 -
    10 Jul 2024

  • Research organisation

    Southern Growers Incorporated

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
Dairy Pasture, fodder & feed
Research project

Climate Resilience with Mixed Species and Nutrient Cycling

Changes to pasture management from reliance on perennial ryegrass dominant pastures and high inputs of N fertilisers to multispecies pastures (…
  • Funded by

    Dairy Australia

  • Project date

    1 Apr 2023 -
    30 Jun 2028

Input management
Research project

Soil Wealth and Integrated Crop Protection - phase 3

The Soil Wealth and Integrated Crop Protection program assists melon and vegetable growers to improve the management of their soil and crop health, to drive their productivity, profitability and sustainability on-farm
  • Funded by

    Hort Innovation

  • Project date

    1 Apr 2023 -
    1 Mar 2028

  • Research organisation

    Applied Horticultural Research (AHR)

Nuts
Crop protection
Research project

AL21004 - Cover crops for soil health and productivity

This investment explores cover cropping as a management practice in Australian almond orchards by assessing its efficacy and practicality in …
  • Funded by

    Hort Innovation

  • Project date

    18 Oct 2022 -
    30 Jul 2027

  • Research organisation

    University of Adelaide

Cereal grains
Input management
Research project

Economics of Amelioration of Soil Sodicity

The 2020-22 results from soil amelioration research trials (established by USQ1803-002RTX) were able to deliver significant yield increases …
  • Funded by

    Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC)

  • Project date

    1 Sep 2022 -
    30 Jun 2026

  • Research organisation

    University of New England (UNE)

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