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Boosting Diagnostic Capacity for Plant Production Industries

This project will provide a platform to develop and implement improved national diagnostics for key biosecurity threats by developing diagnostics that facilitate early and accurate diagnosis and rapid response to threats that impact on production and access to domestic and international markets. This will be achieved through capacity building for industry for early detection of pests and improved sensitivity of diagnostics. Industry and government responses to key threats will be tested with an aim to create maximum value to industry through better partnerships in diagnostic decision-making for biosecurity response efforts.

Project date

9 Jul 2020-4 Aug 2022

Principal investigator

K’trie Coster

Project funded by

Multiple industries
Forestry Natural capital assets Other rural industries

Forest and Wood Products Australia (FWPA)

Forest and Wood Products Australia Limited (FWPA) is a not-for-profit company that provides national, integrated research and development services to …

Multiple industries
Forestry Natural capital assets Other rural industries
  • Location

    Australia

  • Organisation type

    Research funding body

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