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Sugar
Multiple technology areas
Plant science Processing & packaging
Research project

Sugar industry diversification opportunities investigation

The increasing momentum of the global bio-based economy represents an opportunity for the Australian sugar industry to break away from …

Sugar
Multiple technology areas
Plant science Processing & packaging
  • Led by

    Sugar Research Australia (SRA)

  • Start date

    28 Jun 2021

  • Research organisation

    Procom Consultants

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Multiple industries
Beef cattle Sheep & lamb
Processing & packaging
Research project

Consumer refrigerator date, behaviour and waste reduction for red meat

Consumers predominately check if meat is still safe by the date label, which is considered conservative and based on old …

Multiple industries
Beef cattle Sheep & lamb
Processing & packaging
  • Led by

    Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA)

  • Start date

    25 Jun 2021

  • Research organisation

    Fight Food Waste Limited

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Other rural industries
Processing & packaging
Research project

Developing a northern industrial hemp industry value chain

This project will conduct a value chain analysis for the potential for industrial hemp production in Northern Australia. The proposed …

Other rural industries
Processing & packaging
  • Led by

    AgriFutures Australia

  • Start date

    31 May 2021

  • Research organisations

    Northern Territory Department of Industry, Tourism and Trade

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Multiple industries
Beef cattle Sheep & lamb
Multiple technology areas
Automation Processing & packaging
Research project

Remote Operations (Gamification) – Stage 1

Gamification brings about elements of game-playing, like point scoring, competition or rules of play, into a non-game environment. In the …

Multiple industries
Beef cattle Sheep & lamb
Multiple technology areas
Automation Processing & packaging
  • Led by

    Australian Meat Processor Corporation (AMPC)

  • Start date

    10 May 2021

  • Research organisation

    Virtually There Training Pty Ltd

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Other rural industries
Processing & packaging
Research project

Modernising Indigenous Native Grains Processing

This project has two components: the development of a research, development and extension plan for the native grains industry; and …

Other rural industries
Processing & packaging
  • Led by

    AgriFutures Australia

  • Start date

    31 Mar 2021

  • Research organisation

    The University of Sydney (USYD)

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Multiple industries
Beef cattle Sheep & lamb
Multiple technology areas
Automation Processing & packaging Robotics
Research project

Remote Operations - Shadow Robots

A shadow robot is able to precisely mimic human actions, meaning it is ideally suited to tasks where human dexterity …

Multiple industries
Beef cattle Sheep & lamb
Multiple technology areas
Automation Processing & packaging Robotics
  • Led by

    Australian Meat Processor Corporation (AMPC)

  • Start date

    18 Mar 2021

  • Research organisation

    Intelligent Robotics

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Multiple industries
Aquaculture Wild catch fisheries
Multiple technology areas
Food processing technology Processing & packaging
Research project

An audit of plastic use in the fishing and aquaculture sectors

A major challenge facing the Australian seafood industries is the lack of baseline data to support plastic usage trends. It …

Multiple industries
Aquaculture Wild catch fisheries
Multiple technology areas
Food processing technology Processing & packaging
  • Led by

    Fisheries Research and Development Corporation (FRDC)

  • Start date

    12 Feb 2021

  • Research organisation

    Equilibrium OMG Pty Ltd

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Dairy
Processing & packaging
Research project

Dairy Innovation Hub 2.0

This investment addresses some of the major technical challenges faced by the Australian dairy manufacturing industry. It aims to test, …

Dairy
Processing & packaging
  • Led by

    Dairy Australia

  • Start date

    1 Feb 2021

  • Research organisation

    The University of Melbourne

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Multiple industries
Beef cattle Sheep & lamb
Processing & packaging
Research project

Shelf life models for beef and lamb

A model to predict the shelf life of vacuum packed (VP) beef and lamb has been developed and found to …

Multiple industries
Beef cattle Sheep & lamb
Processing & packaging
  • Led by

    Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA)

  • Start date

    11 Jan 2021

  • Research organisation

    University of Tasmania

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Wild catch fisheries
Multiple technology areas
Fisheries technology Processing & packaging
Research project

Minimising plastic in the western rock lobster industry (Phase 1 – scope and identify)

Recent studies have estimated that approximately eight million tonnes of plastic end up in the world’s oceans every year. …

Wild catch fisheries
Multiple technology areas
Fisheries technology Processing & packaging
  • Led by

    Fisheries Research and Development Corporation (FRDC)

  • Start date

    30 Aug 2020

  • Research organisation

    Western Rock Lobster Council Inc (WRLC)

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Fruits
Processing & packaging
Research project

Processing jackfruit into ready-to-eat products and ingredients

The Australian jackfruit industry has been largely stagnate for the last decade. There are two key impediments to growth: the …

Fruits
Processing & packaging
  • Led by

    AgriFutures Australia

  • Start date

    22 Jun 2020

  • Research organisations

    Northern Territory Department of Industry, Tourism and Trade

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Multiple industries
Beef cattle Other rural industries Sheep & lamb
Processing & packaging
Research project

Rabobank FoodBytes! Pilot Y21Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA) Future technologies

This project is a redesigned Corporate Accelerator by Rabobank USA, which will continue to match-make Food Tech start-ups and connect …

Multiple industries
Beef cattle Other rural industries Sheep & lamb
Processing & packaging
  • Led by

    Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA)

  • Start date

    20 Jun 2020

  • Research organisation

    Rabobank

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

Developing technical plans for processing Australian industrial hemp straw

Hemp straw is considered a waste product of hemp seed production. This investment will review existing processes, technologies and quality …

Other rural industries
Multiple technology areas
Plant science Processing & packaging
  • Led by

    AgriFutures Australia

  • Start date

    2 Jun 2020

  • Research organisation

    Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)

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Multiple industries
Beef cattle Sheep & lamb
Multiple technology areas
Input management Processing & packaging
Research project

The cost of manipulating temperature for frozen food

This project will inform industry of the cost and benefits of changing the temperature across individual segments of the red …

Multiple industries
Beef cattle Sheep & lamb
Multiple technology areas
Input management Processing & packaging
  • Led by

    Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA)

  • Start date

    30 May 2020

  • Research organisation

    All Energy Pty Ltd

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Multiple industries
Beef cattle Other rural industries Sheep & lamb
Processing & packaging
Research project

Fast prototyping value added meat product

This project will case study several minimum viable product (MVP) concepts from Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA)'s Product & …

Multiple industries
Beef cattle Other rural industries Sheep & lamb
Processing & packaging
  • Led by

    Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA)

  • Start date

    30 May 2020

  • Research organisation

    WatchMeThink Pty Ltd

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Other rural industries
Multiple technology areas
Novel ingredients Processing & packaging
Research project

Goat Pet treats – Proof of Concept development

This project will explore the proof of concept development of goat-based pet treats, such as goat horns and ears. The …

Other rural industries
Multiple technology areas
Novel ingredients Processing & packaging
  • Led by

    Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA)

  • Start date

    30 May 2020

  • Research organisation

    CB and JE Stewart

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Fruits
Multiple technology areas
Input management Plant science Processing & packaging
Research project

Improved fruit robustness and quality in avocado supply chains

This short project ran during 2020 to examine pre-harvest mineral nutrition and the effect this has on post-harvest fruit, to provide …

Fruits
Multiple technology areas
Input management Plant science Processing & packaging
  • Led by

    Hort Innovation

  • Start date

    17 May 2020

  • Research organisation

    Queensland Department of Agriculture and Fisheries (QDAF)

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Fruits
Multiple technology areas
Consumer health Processing & packaging
Research project

Nashi Consumer Research 2020

In 2020, this short investment provided the Australian nashi industry with crucial insights into consumer attitudes and behaviours towards nashi pears. …

Fruits
Multiple technology areas
Consumer health Processing & packaging
  • Led by

    Hort Innovation

  • Start date

    1 May 2020

  • Research organisation

    Colmar Brunton

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Multiple industries
Beef cattle Other rural industries Sheep & lamb
Multiple technology areas
Consumer health Food processing technology Processing & packaging
Research project

Technical field officers for shelf life modal to improve product integrity

Shelf life of fresh red meat can be affected by several factors. Good plant hygiene restricts the initial level of …

Multiple industries
Beef cattle Other rural industries Sheep & lamb
Multiple technology areas
Consumer health Food processing technology Processing & packaging
  • Led by

    Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA)

  • Start date

    1 Apr 2020

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Multiple industries
Beef cattle Sheep & lamb
Processing & packaging
Research project

Completion of Customer personas – Wellness

The overall objective of this project is to understand if mapping carcases for wellness/mood traits is a potential future …

Multiple industries
Beef cattle Sheep & lamb
Processing & packaging
  • Led by

    Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA)

  • Start date

    15 Dec 2019

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