Request for Quotation – Understanding the current and future demand for Australian tea tree oil

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Request for Quotation – Agtech Adoption: Online Resource Hub

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Applications for the 2021 Gary Sansom Scholarship now open

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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


Innovation and Technology to Improve Natural Disaster Management in Australian Agriculture


Communication of Research Findings to Tea Tree Oil Industry Levy Payers


Capital requirements of Australia’s agriculture, fisheries and forestry sector


Progress report: National Hay Agronomy Project

Latest News and Events


The Pinnaroo Farmer’s Farmers2Founders business transformation

When slapped with steep overseas tariffs, Phillipa and Skeet Lawson scouted new markets for their premium red lentils. The Farmers2Founders accelerator program helped refine their offering, now a multi-faceted paddock to plate business, The Pinnaroo Farmer.


Bright future for old fruit: Pomegranate RD&E Plan

Pomegranates may be one of the oldest cultivated fruits but they are potentially one of the new growth industries for Australian agriculture. Work is just beginning on developing a research, development and extension (RD&E) plan to take the Australian pomegranate industry forward and to identify market opportunities and research needs.