Applications now open for the 2020 AgriFutures™ Rural Women's Award

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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


Active Australian Leptospermum Honey: New sources and their bioactivity


Pests and diseases of truffles and their host trees in Australia


Improved tenderness of alpaca carcases using combined processing techniques


Project Summary: Improved tenderness of alpaca carcases using combined processing techniques

Latest News and Events


Australian honey abuzz with high-value antibacterial activity

Australia has at least seven Leptospermum species that produce honey with exceptionally high levels of antibacterial activity, providing the scientific basis to facilitate the entry of Australian honey producers into premium medicinal markets.


AgriFutures™ Horizon Scholarship applications open today

Applications for the AgriFutures™ Horizon Scholarship are now open. Students studying an agriculture-related degree or STEM degree, in their last two years of study, are eligible to apply.