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Latest Publications


FodderSafe: The online chemical recording system for Australia's export hay industry


Project snapshot: Science fact not fiction: Detecting gene-edited racehorses


Project snapshot: Understanding the epidemiology of Chlamydia psittaci infections in mares and their newborn foals


Palatability and utilisation of protein supplements

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 News and Events


Sweet like chocolate: the future potential of Australian cocoa production

For more than a decade AgriFutures Australia has been supporting investigations into the development of a stable cocoa industry in far north Queensland.


To find agriculture’s next generation we’ll need to look further than over the back fence

With labour shortages, more jobs than people, rapidly evolving technology, and an extensive range of skills required, the Australian agriculture sector is calling out for a new workforce of people that aren’t currently connected to our industry.