The Australian rice industry is a global leader in water use efficiency. The continued success of the industry will be driven by increased yield, a higher average price per tonne and decreased water use.

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Rice Breeding Australia celebrates industry-transforming achievements

Rice Breeding Australia Ltd. (RBA) has marked an exceptionally successful inaugural year, resulting in exciting developments for the Australian rice industry.

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Pannell of 4 people sitting on white lounges, around coffee table on stage, and answering questions for the Australian Rice Growers' Conference
RICE / 23.08.23

Opportunities and solutions – the focus of rice industry conference

The 2023 Australian Rice Growers’ Conference in Griffith proved to be an exceptional event, showcasing tremendous opportunities within the industry.

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RICE / 07.08.23

Agronomy and technology collide to boost Australian rice production

Australia’s rice producers are set to maintain their status as a global leader in water use efficiency thanks to the strong collaboration between two research projects.

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Cheryl McCarthy, Cathy McGowan, Jaqui Mitchell
RICE / 03.08.23

Chicken welfare top of the pecking order for the 2023 AgriFutures Research Awards

A groundbreaking animal growth and welfare monitoring, detection and notification system has been awarded the annual AgriFutures Research Award for 2023.

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