Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation

Owning Institution
Government of Australia


18 Aug 2017

Although Australian agriculture has a strong track record of technology integration, the speed of technology innovation makes the identification of high impact emerging technology a priority for Australian rural industries. This report responds to this priority, and presents the outcomes of a methodology to scan,...

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17 Nov 2016

This report describes and analyses the prevalence of food insecurity in Australia and the consequent adverse implications for the health and productivity of individuals and communities. It proposes options aimed at improving the health and wellbeing of Australians who experience food insecurity. It notes the...


24 Oct 2016

This R&D Plan 2016 – 2021 sets out the Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation's vision, purpose, goals and investment approach for the next five years.

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12 Jul 2012

This project described the quantity and patterns of drug and alcohol consumption among workers in the fishing and farming industries and identified strategies to reduce their risk of drug and alcohol related harm and improve workplace safety. One hundred and forty five farm and fishing...

Research report

24 Mar 2010

This report is part of a project exploring the potential for new industries and enterprises to fill land-use opportunities in areas where current agricultural industries may be strongly challenged by future climates.

The specific aims were to identify the regions and industries where climate...

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