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Cereal grains
Plant science
Research project

Rice variety nitrogen & agronomic management

This investment seeks to establish variety specific agronomy packages for current and future rice varieties with a focus on nitrogen …
  • Funded by

    AgriFutures Australia

  • Project date

    1 Jul 2015 -
    30 Jul 2021

  • Research organisation

    New South Wales Department of Primary Industries (NSW DPI)

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

UWA00171 - Australian Herbicide Resistance Initiative - Phase 5

The Australian Herbicide Resistance Initiative (AHRI), was created in 1997 as the principle R&D effort to tackle the major …
  • Funded by

    Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC)

  • Project date

    30 Jun 2015 -
    30 Jun 2020

  • Research organisation

    The University of Western Australia (UWA)

Cereal grains
Plant science
Research project

Novel approaches against LMA - Knockout

The project description provides good background but it is impossible to tell what is proposed other than taking "a …
  • Funded by

    Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC)

  • Project date

    30 Jun 2015 -
    30 Sep 2020

  • Research organisation

    Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)

Cereal grains
Plant science
Research project

Validation trials for dwarfing genes, vigour x management interactions, and preliminary assessment of rate of grain-filling

Grain yield is a genetically complex character making selection for combinations of favourable alleles for performance under water limitation difficult. …
  • Funded by

    Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC)

  • Project date

    30 Jun 2015 -
    31 Dec 2020

  • Research organisation

    Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)

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

eXtensionAUS Field Crop Diseases Learning Network

eXtensionAUS is based on the extension model developed in the United States and harnesses online innovation and delivers proven methodologies …
  • Funded by

    Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC)

  • Project date

    30 Jun 2015 -
    30 Oct 2018

  • Research organisation

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

Multiple industries
Aquaculture Wild catch fisheries
Aquaculture technology
Research project

Managing ecosystem interactions across differing environments: building flexibility and risk assurance into environmental management strategies

The research aimed to improve understanding of the environmental interactions of Atlantic Salmon farming and provide recommendations for monitoring and …
  • Funded by

    Fisheries Research and Development Corporation (FRDC)

  • Project date

    30 Jun 2015 -
    29 Jun 2018

  • Research organisation

    University of Tasmania (UTAS)

Multiple industries
Aquaculture Wild catch fisheries
Multiple technology areas
Aquaculture technology Fisheries technology
Research project

Oysters Australia IPA: Australian edible oyster RD&E investment via Oysters Australia strategic plan 2014-2019

This project, an Industry Partnership Agreement (IPA) between Fisheries Research and Development Corporation (FRDC) and Oysters Australia (OA), was instigated to manage project development between and within OA's member states and co-ordinate access to the most suitable funding sources for RD&E goals. During the life of the four-year project, 33 oyster R&D projects to the value of $10.1 million were conducted, with the IPA involved in all but three projects.
  • Funded by

    Fisheries Research and Development Corporation (FRDC)

  • Project date

    30 Jun 2015 -
    29 Jun 2019

  • Research organisation

    Oysters Australia Ltd

Cross industry
Crop protection
Research project

SITplus: Raising Qfly sterile insect technique to world standard

This is a large and complex program, involving researchers and activity across the SITplus consortium. The overall intent is to …
  • Funded by

    Hort Innovation

  • Project date

    22 Jun 2015 -
    31 May 2021

  • Research organisation

    Macquarie University

Wool
Research project

Promoting welfare solutions for Australian Merinos

Surgical mulesing is a painful husbandry procedure, carried out to minimise the risk of breech flystrike throughout life of a …
  • Funded by

    Australian Wool Innovation (AWI)

  • Project date

    18 Jun 2015 -
    15 Jan 2019

  • Research organisation

    The University of Sydney (USYD)

Cereal grains
Consumer health
Research project

Next Generation Healthy Rice

Under this project, a rapid method for ranking rice genotypes for their starch digestibility properties was developed. The development of …
  • Funded by

    AgriFutures Australia

  • Project date

    15 Jun 2015 -
    13 Jun 2019

  • Research organisation

    Charles Sturt University (CSU)

Cereal grains
Plant science
Research project

Australian Rice Partnership 2

This investment underpins the development of improved rice varieties and rice cereal technology to meet the needs of growers, industry …
  • Funded by

    AgriFutures Australia

  • Project date

    15 Jun 2015 -
    30 Jul 2021

  • Research organisation

    New South Wales Department of Primary Industries (NSW DPI)

Other rural industries
Plant science
Research project

Quinoa as a new crop in Australia - stage 2

This project endeavours to establish quinoa as a crop in Australia by providing varieties, an agronomic package including weed control …
  • Funded by

    AgriFutures Australia

  • Project date

    15 Jun 2015 -
    30 Jun 2019

  • Research organisation

    Western Australian Agriculture Authority, a body corporate established under the Biosecurity and Agriculture Management Act 2007

Cereal grains
Crop protection
Research project

Improved genetic solutions for management of yellow spot in wheat

This project is the second phase of a significant research effort to provide improved genetic solutions for yellow spot (YS) …
  • Funded by

    Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC)

  • Project date

    1 Jun 2015 -
    31 Dec 2020

  • Research organisation

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

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

UA00158 - Mechanisms, evolution and inheritance of resistance

Herbicide resistance in weeds is a major threat to cost-effective grain production. Understanding the factors that contribute to herbicide resistance …
  • Funded by

    Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC)

  • Project date

    1 Jun 2015 -
    30 Jun 2020

  • Research organisation

    The University of Adelaide (UA)

Pasture, fodder & feed
Crop protection
Research project

Potential exotic virus threats to Lucerne seed production in Australia

Plant viruses cause significant economic losses in agriculture and may pose biosecurity risks to lucerne production and seed exports. A …
  • Funded by

    AgriFutures Australia

  • Project date

    1 Jun 2015 -
    30 Apr 2019

  • Research organisation

    The University of Queensland (UQ)

Pasture, fodder & feed
Plant science
Research project

Improved subterranean clover seed production from multiple disease resistance

This project will identify new genes and Quantitative Trait Loci (QTLs) for resistances to the most important foliar and root …
  • Funded by

    AgriFutures Australia

  • Project date

    1 Jun 2015 -
    20 Dec 2018

  • Research organisation

    The University of Western Australia (UWA)

Aquaculture
Multiple technology areas
Aquaculture technology Fisheries technology
Research project

Understanding flesh colour variation in Atlantic salmon: Molecular mechanisms and genetic effect

This project made critical findings on flesh colour variation in Atlantic Salmon in Tasmania. The investigation into the correlation of colour variation with high seawater temperature delivered new insights into thermal tolerance and genetics in Atlantic salmon, and their performance in a context of climate change and global warming.
  • Funded by

    Fisheries Research and Development Corporation (FRDC)

  • Project date

    31 May 2015 -
    31 May 2019

  • Research organisation

    University of the Sunshine Coast (USC)

Other rural industries
Crop protection
Research project

Pests and diseases of truffles and their tree hosts in Australia

This project was undertaken to assist the relatively new Australian agriculture industry of truffle production identify key pest and disease …
  • Funded by

    AgriFutures Australia

  • Project date

    29 May 2015 -
    19 Apr 2019

  • Research organisation

    Western Australian Agriculture Authority, a body corporate established under the Biosecurity and Agriculture Management Act 2007

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

UA00156 - Emerging weeds (Seed-bank biology of emerging weeds)

Changes in farming systems, weed management practices and climate have contributed to the change in weed flora on Australian farms. …
  • Funded by

    Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC)

  • Project date

    1 May 2015 -
    30 Jun 2020

  • Research organisation

    The University of Adelaide (UA)

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