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TraNSIT logistics tool: saving time, fuel and up to 40% of Australian farmers’ transport costs

TraNSIT logistics tool: saving time, fuel and up to 40% of Australian farmers’ transport costs

The Transport Network Strategic Investment Tool, developed by CSIRO scientists, generates optimal transport routes for agriculture, making it faster, simpler and cheaper to deliver ag commodities and informing major infrastructure planning.
Merran White, AgInnovators, Published 29th Nov 2017
Could an egg a day help keep stroke at bay?

Could an egg a day help keep stroke at bay?

A US meta-analysis has found that while eating an egg a day has no impact on your chances of developing CHD, it could lessen your risk of stroke by 12 percent.
Published 22nd Sep 2017
Robot poo probes to show low AMR status of Australian livestock

Robot poo probes to show low AMR status of Australian livestock

A new government-funded project will use high-tech robots to demonstrate low antimicrobial resistance on Australia’s pig and poultry farms, in a bid to boost producers’ status in potentially lucrative export markets.
AgInnovators, Published 21st Sep 2017
CoOL change: companies pioneer new food labelling rules

CoOL change: companies pioneer new food labelling rules

From 1 July 2018, Australian businesses will be required by law to affix new, detailed country of origin labelling to all 'priority' foods, with the government ramping up efforts to promote the new CoOL system to producers and consumers ahead of the mandatory adoption date.
Merran White, AgInnovators, Published 24th Jul 2017
Nuffield Australia: 23 new scholarships awarded

Nuffield Australia: 23 new scholarships awarded

Nuffield Australia's annual farming scholarships recognise young farmers helping to advance their chosen agricultural sectors, opening doors to a global community of likeminded scholars and experts in the field.
Merran White, AgInnovators, Published 23rd Nov 2016
$6.2 million national database to stimulate new bioenergy projects

$6.2 million national database to stimulate new bioenergy projects

A new $6.2 million ARENA/RIRDC project will create a central national database of biomass resources to assist with bioenergy project planning across Australia.
Merran White, AgInnovators, Published 8th Jan 2016
Turn poo problems into profits! Get your Organics Infrastructure project application in now

Turn poo problems into profits! Get your Organics Infrastructure project application in now

Got organic waste? Don’t wallow in it – make it work for you! Farm businesses who get their proposals in by 1 December could get up to $500,000 in grant funds – and hands-on help turning pig, cow or chook-poo into profits....
Gerry Flores, Published 19th Nov 2015
Piggy bank: new business model spreads the risk for free-range pork producers

Piggy bank: new business model spreads the risk for free-range pork producers

Western Australian farmers are turning tracts of unproductive land over to free-range pig production under Milne Agrigroup’s sustainable business model, which ensures everyone brings home some premium bacon.
Merran White, AgInnovators, Published 23rd Oct 2015
Introducing the new Bachelor: real-world experience meets next-generation thinking

Introducing the new Bachelor: real-world experience meets next-generation thinking

“Agriculture in Australia is booming, and the best way of becoming involved is by studying the new Bachelor of Agriculture at University of Melbourne,” says fomer Veterinary and Ag Science Faculty Dean Professor Ken Hinchcliff. Here's why.
Merran White, AgInnovators, Published 21st Oct 2015
Green fix for chicken stink

Green fix for chicken stink

Sick of the smell of chook poo – or tired of having your downwind neighbours complain? The RIRDC’s new, free guide for chicken-meat farmers has a cheap eco-friendly fix for that.
Merran White, AgInnovators, Published 16th Oct 2015
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