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2013 Information Sessions at Waite Campus was a huge success.
It was a day for prospective students to come along and have all thier questions answered about specific areas of study & interests as well as discover our state-of-the-art teaching and research facilities.
Further updates on our up and coming 2014 Information Sessions will be posted here.AFW Bulletin
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Debate@TheWaite: Agriculture contributes more to society than MedicineThe cultivation and domestication of plants and animals for human food in ancient times led to the development of civilisations and ultimately modern society. These days, however, agriculture and the science behind it is apparently seen as less important than other human endeavours, in particular medicine (and medical research). The Australian health care and social […]Tue, 25 Mar 2014
Agriculture, Food, Water and Energy NexusOn Thursday Thursday 27 March 2014, AusBiotech is presenting a discussion about the role of biotechnology in addressing a growing global population and the need for food, water and energy security. With presentations from a range of industry experts and a lively panel discussion, this event will inform on global issues within a local context. Moderator: Leigh […]Tue, 25 Mar 2014
Agroforestry: Sustainable Agriculture in PNGAgroforestry is a system of land use where harvestable trees or shrubs are grown to preserve or enhance the productivity of the land. It can include activity which is quite different from the conventional understanding of ‘forestry’ such as short-rotation fuelwood production systems in Papua New Guinea (PNG) which is currently being funded by ACIAR. […]Thu, 12 Dec 2013
New Industry Opportunity for Ag StudentsInterested in a career in Research and Development? Have you recently completed your undergraduate degree and don’t know what to do next? Do you have a secret passion for grains? If yes, then this is the perfect opportunity for you! A new partnership between the Grains Research & Development Corporation (GRDC), South Australian Grains Industry […]Thu, 14 Nov 2013