AgriFutures Rural Women’s Award Book – Celebrating 21 years

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Request for Quotation – AgriFutures National Rural Issues Program: Cyber Security

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Request for Quotation – AgriFutures National Rural Issues Program: Challenge-led and Open Innovation

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AgriFutures Australia is the trading name for Rural Industries Research & Development Corporation (RIRDC). AgriFutures Australia invests in research, leadership, innovation and learning to support industries that do not have their own research and development function, new and emerging industries, and the issues that affect the whole of agriculture.

Latest Publications


Project overview: DNA testing for mycotoxin producing fungi in fodder


Block Chain Traceability for Tea Tree Oil: Part 2


AgriFutures Rural Women's Award - Celebrating 21 years


Summarised findings from Australian poultry odour research (2005–2018)

Latest News and Events


Making Chook Food: How research is helping the chicken meat sector find the perfect nutritional balance

Research backed by AgriFutures Australia is helping the Australian chicken meat industry develop a low-protein approach to the nutritional requirements of meat chickens - a move which will also help to improve sustainability.


A rising tide lifts all boats

For Cressida Cains, 2020 NSW AgriFutures Rural Women's Award Winner, cheese and its sustainable, artisanal creation is both her passion and her life work. Choosing a tree change after a life working in Sydney’s wine industry, Cressida and her husband Michael craft sumptuous sheep cheese in the Southern Highlands, each bite offering an expression of their farm’s entire ecosystem.