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


Scouring and Dehairing Australian Cashmere


Emerging Business Models for the Kakadu Plum Industry


Interim Thoroughbred Five Year RD&E Plan 2017 – 2022


Deterrence of wild waterfowl from poultry production areas: a critical review of current techniques and literature

Latest News and Events


New R&D Advisory Panel announced for rice industry

The new AgriFutures Australia Rice Advisory Panel will meet for the first time on Friday, 16 March 2018 in Wagga Wagga to discuss rice research investments, the new Australian Rice Leadership Program and developments of the rice research and development levy.


2018 Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science

Know someone who has made an outstanding contribution to their field through science? Nominations for the Prime Minister's Prizes for Science are now open and will close 26 March 2018.