CRC for the Australian Poultry Industries funding

Australian Poultry CRC Pty Ltd

  • Project code: PRJ-000735

  • Project stage: Closed

  • Project start date: Tuesday, July 1, 2003

  • Project completion date: Tuesday, June 1, 2010

  • National Priority: CME-Priority 3-Contributing to efficient and secure chicken production systems


To provide funding to the CRC for Australian Poultry. Mission of the CRC: To enhance the competitiveness of the Australian egg and chicken meat industries and supporting industries through the application of strategic programs delivering cost-effectiveand socially responsible production of safe quality poultry products for domestic consumption and for emerging export markets.


Chicken Meat

Research Organisation

Australian Poultry CRC Pty Ltd

Objective Summary

CRC objectives:
Sustainable production of chicken meat without reliance on antibiotics
Development and timely commercialisation of new health products and improved diagnostic tools through the application of genomics-based biotechnologies
A poultry industry with enhanced bird health and welfare standards, producing quality products in an efficient, sustainable production system
Improved education and skills of staff at all levels of the industries.