AgriFutures National Rural Issues (NRI) Program Open Call

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Significant investment over the next five years to accelerate the National Oat Breeding Program

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AgriFutures Cross Sector Program Request for Quotation: Management Services for the Rural Safety and Health Alliance 2021-2024

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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

20.04.21

Space-based technologies - opportunities for the rural sector

20.04.21

Fact sheet: Extensive livestock farming and space-based technologies

20.04.21

Fact sheet: Intensive livestock farming and space-based technologies

20.04.21

Fact sheet: Broadacre cropping and space-based technologies

Latest News and Events

22.04.21

New Era for Oat Breeding: Significant investment over the next five years to accelerate the National Oat Breeding Program

The National Oat Breeding Program, backed by joint $5.4 million investment from AgriFutures Australia and the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) over five years, will be propelled into a new era under the leadership of commercial breeding company, InterGrain.

21.04.21

Plan Bee researcher profile: Dr Nadine Chapman

Plan Bee is a national genetic improvement program using innovative breeding technologies to transform the performance of honey bees in Australia. The project team are located throughout the country and are experts on everything from genetics, entomology and beekeeping practices. As the nationwide program rolls out, we will be introducing key members of the team to understand more about the people driving this program forward.