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Wool
Research project

Farming for the Future

Producers already know that good management of their farm’s natural resources - such as soil, water, plants and animals …
  • Funded by

    Australian Wool Innovation (AWI)

  • Project date

    17 Oct 2023 -
    30 Jun 2024

  • Research organisation

    Macdoch Foundation Limited

Plant science
Research project

Interseasonal irregular bearing

This research aims to develop a practical method for the avocado industry to mitigate summer fruit abscission and reduce irregular bearing, a significant challenge limiting market development
  • Funded by

    Hort Innovation

  • Project date

    16 Oct 2023 -
    31 May 2025

  • Research organisation

    Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)

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)

Multiple industries
Fruits Nuts Vegetables
Crop protection
Research project

Spatially enabling tree crop production practice

This investment seeks to geographically identify and map fundamental industry information such as variety, planting date, management, and productivity of tree orchards
  • Funded by

    Hort Innovation

  • Project date

    28 Sep 2023 -
    1 Oct 2026

  • Research organisation

    University of New England (UNE)

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)

Plant science
Research project

Almond Center of Excellence Operation and Maintenance

This project provides for the ongoing operations, maintenance and expansion of the Almond Centre of Excellence (ACE)
  • Funded by

    Hort Innovation

  • Project date

    18 Sep 2023 -
    31 Oct 2028

  • Research organisation

    The Almond Board of Australia

Crop protection
Research project

Vegetable industry biosecurity and business continuity strategy

This project will create a biosecurity strategy for the vegetable industry, providing an adaptable, flexible approach to preparing for high-priority exotic pests, responding to the arrival of exotic pests, and assisting with the initial monitoring and management of pests that are still establishing in Australia
  • Funded by

    Hort Innovation

  • Project date

    8 Sep 2023 -
    1 May 2028

  • Research organisation

    AUSVEG

Wool
Research project

Novel semiochemical approach to control Flystrike

The project aims to develop a highly targeted semiochemical approach to fly population suppression.A holistic chemical and microbial understanding …
  • Funded by

    Australian Wool Innovation (AWI)

  • Project date

    1 Sep 2023 -
    1 Sep 2025

  • Research organisation

    Deakin University

Eggs
Research project

Egg GHG Calculator

The project will develop an easy-to-use, methodologically-sound calculator that provides producers with the means to quantify their carbon footprint (Scope 1, 2 &…
  • Funded by

    Australian Eggs

  • Project date

    31 Aug 2023 -
    26 Feb 2027

  • Research organisation

    Integrity Ag

E-commerce & market platforms
Research project

Avocado Japan Supermarket Tradeshow

SUPERMARKET TRADE SHOW offers the latest exposure to food industry focus on supermarkets
  • Funded by

    Hort Innovation

  • Project date

    30 Aug 2023 -
    15 Mar 2025

  • Research organisation

    Bastion Amplify

Eggs
Research project

Characteristics of hens that pile

This project will monitor individual piling behaviour to identify subgroups of individuals that vary in their propensity to pile. A …
  • Funded by

    Australian Eggs

  • Project date

    29 Aug 2023 -
    30 Jul 2025

  • Research organisation

    The University of Melbourne

Wool
Research project

National Pesticide Residue Survey 2023-2

Residues left in wool from the use of pesticides pose a potential threat to the Australian wool industry. The National …
  • Funded by

    Australian Wool Innovation (AWI)

  • Project date

    11 Aug 2023 -
    11 Aug 2026

  • Research organisation

    AWTA Limited

Aquaculture
Aquaculture technology
Research project

Biosecurity for the Australian Seaweed Industry

The Australian seaweed industry is growing, with particular interest in farming Asparagopsis for ruminant methane reduction, and kelps (Ecklonia, Macrocystis, …
  • Funded by

    AgriFutures Australia

  • Project date

    11 Aug 2023 -
    31 Aug 2024

  • Research organisation

    The University of Adelaide (UA)

Wool
Research project

Review of PEF compliant dataset for Wool

The PEF (Product Environmental Footprint) scheme is an initiative of the European Commission (EC) designed to provide a common means …
  • Funded by

    Australian Wool Innovation (AWI)

  • Project date

    4 Aug 2023 -
    30 Jun 2024

Other rural industries
Animal technology
Research project

Validation and kit development of LAMP test for C. psittaci and EHV1

The Agrifutures Thoroughbred Horses Program has previously invested in project PRJ-011628 - Diagnostic investigations into Chlamydia psittaci pathology in equine …
  • Funded by

    AgriFutures Australia

  • Project date

    1 Aug 2023 -
    1 Aug 2024

  • Research organisation

    The University of Queensland (UQ)

Nuts
Multiple technology areas
Crop protection Input management
Research project

Pistachio Production Research Program

This project supports improvements in the cultivation of pistachios and the uptake of new and changing production practices through research, development and extension activities
  • Funded by

    Hort Innovation

  • Project date

    27 Jul 2023 -
    14 Jul 2028

  • Research organisation

    Pistachio Growers Association Inc

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