Collaboration opens doors to “big picture” research

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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


The intersection of agriculture and regional development: A framework and case studies


Development of innovative tools for the detection and control of caprine arthritis encephalitis virus


Securing pollination for more productive agriculture: Guidelines for effective pollinator management and stakeholder adoption


Fact sheet: Cyber security basics for third-party management

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Collaborative approach is fundamental to maximise RD&E outcomes in emerging industries

The AgriFutures Emerging Industries Program is encouraging industry players to work together to pool their resources, collective knowledge and face challenges with a united front to achieve strategic outcomes and gain competitive advantage.  


Collaboration drives a secure pollination future

An extensive four-year pollination research project has uncovered a raft of findings to educate growers on pollination resilience and optimisation.