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


Strategic Industry Workshop: Improving floral resource access for beekeepers


AgriFuturesTM Chicken Meat Program RD&E Plan 2019-22


Project summary: Yield and quality assessment of dual purpose wheat for the export hay industry


Project summary: Chemical residue monitoring for the fodder industry

Latest News and Events


Go West! AgriFutures Honey Bee & Pollination Advisory Panel heads to Western Australia

The Cooperative Research Centre for Honey Bee Products (CRC HBP) is looking forward to continued collaboration and cooperation with the AgriFutures Honey Bee & Pollination program, following a recent visit by the AgriFutures Australia Honey Bee & Pollination Advisory Panel.


How to keep chickens cool and save water

In this Australian first, Department of Agriculture and Fisheries, Queensland researchers Mark Dunlop, Jim McAuley and David Mayer have evaluated in-shed sprinkler cooling technology for use by Australian meat chicken growers.