Horizon Scanning: Australian Rural Industries


This project will conduct horizon scanning research that will explore the themes and trends that will impact Australia’s rural industries over the next 10 to 15 years. The early detection of key issues and identification of key trends aims to support rural industries into the future by supporting leaders, and public and private organisations to make sound policy and investment decisions.


National Rural Issues

Research Organisation

AgThentic Pty Ltd

Objective Summary

This horizon scanning project will explore: Emerging risks that rural industries need to plan and respond to over the medium to long term Opportunities that could create increased profits and growth of Australian rural industries The discovery of ‘blind spot’ issues, opportunities and challenges not yet documented

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Project Start Date

Monday, June 8, 2020

Project Completion Date

Friday, December 18, 2020

Journal Articles From Project

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National Priority

An environmentally sustainable Australia

National Priority

Advanced Technology

National Priority

NRI-National Rural Issues