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Awards by AW Howard Memorial Trust 2017

Tue 30, May 2017
The Chair of the AW Howard Memorial Trust, Dr John Radcliffe, has announced the grants by the Trust following its call for applications in March 2017.

The AW Howard Memorial Trust was established in 1964 by the then Australian Institute of Agricultural Science and has since awarded over 300 travel grants in support of research by Australia’s leading pasture scientists. more …

Ag Institute Australia QLD Division Annual Meeting – 12pm Wednesday 21 June 2017 - TELECONFERENCE

Thu 25, May 2017
The Annual Meeting of the Queensland Division of the Australian Institute of Agricultural Science & Technology (Trading as Ag Institute Australia) is to be held at 12pm Wednesday 21 June 2017 via teleconference more …

Careers and Industry Expo AG Institute Involvement

Tue 23, May 2017
On Thursday 18 May 2017 Ag Institute NSW Division members Alexander Clancy and Bob Fozzard manned the agricultural exhibitor stand at the Trinity Grammar School Summer Hill joint Careers and Industry Expo. more …

Tasmanian wins prestigious Ag Institute Australia National Student Award

Tue 23, May 2017
Ashlea Schott, representing Tasmania, has been announced as the winner of the Ag Institute Australia (AIA) National Student Award for 2017 more …

Tasmania Division AGM & Bejo Seed Tour

Mon 22, May 2017
The Tasmanian Division of the Ag Institute attended a tour of Bejo Seeds Cressy Cleaning Shed which was hosted by Rob Salmon, Director of Production more …

National Student Award 2017 Results

Mon 22, May 2017
The results are in from the recent 2017 National Student awards. Thanks to all involved and to our sponsors Peracto. more …

Science an essential partner to drive agriculture forward

Tue 28, Mar 2017
Ag Institute Australia has called for sufficient ongoing support and investment in science-based innovation to help drive agriculture forward in Australia. Without this, AIA warns, Australian agriculture will lose significant opportunities and advantages.
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Maintaining Biosecurity Resources Critical Says AIA

Tue 06, Dec 2016
Australia risks damaging its reputation as an exporter of ‘clean’ agricultural products if the nation’s biosecurity systems are not well resourced into the future. more …

Call for abstracts for WA Division Young Professionals in Agriculture Forum

Tue 06, Dec 2016
Abstract submissions open until 20 January 2017 more …

AIA Calls for Cohesion in Biotechnology

Mon 10, Oct 2016
The nation’s peak body representing agricultural professionals, Ag Institute Australia (AIA), is calling for continued government support into biotechnology and legislative harmonisation between states on the issue. more …

Best of the Best Recognised in Western Australia

Wed 05, Oct 2016
Two of Western Australia’s most senior and well-respected agriculturalists have received the prestigious Award of Excellence from the WA Division of Ag Institute Australia (AIA). more …

Involve Ag Professionals More in Industry Regulation Says AIA

Fri 30, Sep 2016
Agricultural professionals should be more widely consulted on controlling red tape in the industry, according to Ag Institute Australia (AIA). more …

AIA Submission To The Parliamentary Inquiry On Innovation In Agriculture 2015

Tue 20, Oct 2015
The Ag Institute Australia have completed its submission to the parliamentary inquiry on innovation in agriculture.

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