AgriFutures National Rural Issues (NRI) Program Open Call

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Chicken is still a winner for you, your wallet and the environment

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AgriFutures Rural Futures Request for Quotation: Agricultural Sector Vulnerabilities - Building Supply-Chain Resilience

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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

15.04.21

The honey bee and pollination industry: A hive of activity

30.03.21

Final report summary: Sustainable invertebrate pest and disease management in tea tree

30.03.21

Final report: Meat chicken sexing methods and the use of single or mixed-sex chickens in research

30.03.21

Final report summary: Meat chicken sexing methods and the use of single or mixed-sex chickens in research

Latest News and Events

16.04.21

GRDC’s investment in the next generation of leaders

Grains Research Development Corporation (GRDC) has been a long-time sponsor of the program, with many future young leaders being provided with incredible opportunities thanks to their support, and commitment to the future of Australian agriculture.

16.04.21

How Simone Kain’s ‘George’ is teaching kids about the earth, food and farm

Simone Kain is the co-creator of the inspirational and educational character, George the Farmer. Growing up on a mixed sheep and cropping farm, she became passionate about rural Australia at an early age. Now her strongest desire is to educate kids about how important agriculture is to their everyday lives.