Our projects

We collaborate with stakeholders and industry partners to drive research projects, subsequent adoption and uptake, whilst fostering innovation and creating opportunities for the agricultural community to learn, grow, invest and connect. Explore the projects that we currently have underway across the business.

national challenges and opportunities

Carbon Initiative Program

January 2021 -

national challenges and opportunities

Pre-Farm Gate Waste Program

Cross Sector

June 2021 - October 2022

national challenges and opportunities

Producer Technology Uptake Program

Cross sector

January 2021 - December 2022

national challenges and opportunities

Community Trust in Rural Industries

Cross sector

January 2021 - December 2023

national challenges and opportunities

Community Perceptions and Worker Experiences

Cross sector

January 2022 - December 2022

rice

Application for Top-Up Scholarship for PRO-013062

Swinburne University of Technology

October 2022 - May 2026

Current Projects

thoroughbred horses

Preparing the thoroughbred industry for operations during a possible Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) outbreak in Australia.

AusVet Pty Ltd

October 2023 - April 2024

thoroughbred horses

Development of Communications Plan & Budget

Brolga Media Pty Ltd

June 2023 - September 2023

thoroughbred horses

Evaluation of a prototype vaccine for rattles in foals

The University of Queensland

June 2023 - June 2025

thoroughbred horses

Improving Fertility in Older Mares: Can the Effects of Aging be Reversed?

The University of Sydney

January 2023 - October 2026

thoroughbred horses

Understanding next steps for sustainable gastrointestinal worm control in thoroughbred horses

Hot Tin Roof Communications Pty Ltd as Trustee for Hot Tin Roof Family Trust

January 2023 - June 2023

thoroughbred horses

'Equility' - Assessing Stallion Fertility in the Field: Extension and Adoption Activities

The University of Newcastle

July 2022 - July 2024

thoroughbred horses

Endoscopy of the upper respiratory tract at Australian Thoroughbred yearling sales: Can we do better?

The University of Adelaide

October 2022 - November 2024

thoroughbred horses

Rapid diagnosis of strangles to improve horse health

University of the Sunshine Coast

September 2022 - January 2024

thoroughbred horses

Antimicrobial prescribing guidelines for horses

The Australian Veterinary Association Ltd

June 2022 - February 2024

thoroughbred horses

Reducing the Effects of Heat Stress and Ageing on Sperm DNA damage in Thoroughbred Stallions

The University of Newcastle

July 2022 - September 2025

thoroughbred horses

SCAHLS validation of Hendra Virus (inc. variant) POC test

The University of Queensland

July 2022 - September 2023

thoroughbred horses

Epidemiological and bacteriological analyses of Salmonella infection in the Australian Thoroughbred horse breeding industry

Charles Sturt University

August 2022 - December 2024

Past Projects

thoroughbred horses

Identification of Exotic and Emergency Animal Disease risks and minimisation strategies to Australian thoroughbred breeding industry

R M Hedlefs BVSc

March 2023 - May 2023

thoroughbred horses

Extension material for AgriFutures Thoroughbred Horses Program

Hot Tin Roof Communications Pty Ltd as Trustee for Hot Tin Roof Family Trust

January 2023 - December 2023

thoroughbred horses

Online Training Portal To Improve Animal Welfare Via Upskilling Existing And Prospective Breeding Farm Staff With A Focus On Early Career Workers

Thoroughbred Breeders Australia

July 2022 - January 2023

thoroughbred horses

Governance Training for WA Thoroughbred Stakeholder Bodies

Thoroughbred Breeders WA

July 2022 - January 2023

thoroughbred horses

Investigation of what radiographic lesions in thoroughbred yearlings are significant in limiting future racing performance

The University of Queensland

June 2021 - July 2023

thoroughbred horses

Economic Impact Assessment of Thoroughbred Horse and Ginger programs

AgEconPlus Pty Ltd

January 2021 - July 2022

thoroughbred horses

AgriFutures Thoroughbred Horses Program Webinar Series

Thoroughbred Breeders Victoria

December 2021 - February 2023

thoroughbred horses

Strategic Planning & Writing for the AgriFutures Thoroughbred Horses Program RD&E Plan 2022-23 to 2027-28

AgEconPlus Pty Ltd

October 2021 - August 2022

thoroughbred horses

Thoroughbred horses stakeholder mapping and communications preferences

Cumbre Consulting

July 2021 - May 2022

thoroughbred horses

Evaluation of equine endometrium using Confocal Laser endomicroscopy

The University of Adelaide

July 2020 - January 2023

thoroughbred horses

Diagnostic imaging to reduce Thoroughbred racing fatality

The University of Queensland

July 2020 - December 2021

thoroughbred horses

Effects of faecal microbiota transplant therapy on infectious diarrhoea in foals

Charles Sturt University

July 2020 - May 2023