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USQ shows faith in future of agriculture

Mon 21, Oct 2013
The training of a new generation of agricultural scientists on the Darling Downs has been warmly welcomed by Ag Institute Australia vice chairman, David Hamilton. more …

Foreign Investment and Australian Agriculture

Mon 21, Oct 2013
There is an urgent need for the Federal Government to take action on developing new rules to provide for better management of foreign investment in Australian agriculture. more …

David Hamilton to lead Ag Institute Australia

Wed 12, Mar 2014
Toowoomba-based consultant and farmer David Hamilton is the new leader of Ag
Institute Australia, the body which represents agriculture professionals nation-wide. more …

Budget a mixed bag for agricultural science

Wed 14, May 2014
The Federal Budget has been a real mixed bag for agricultural science, Ag Institute Australia Chairman David Hamilton said today. more …

Tina Koutouleas - Report on Danish Agriculture

Thu 18, Jun 2015
Tina Koutouleas - Report on Danish Agriculture more …

AIA Board Member Hosts Scientists From Kenya And Tanzania

Mon 20, Jul 2015
In July 2015 a delegation of 15 Fellows from Kenya and Tanzania visited the cropping region around Narrabri to learn about farming systems in northwest New South Wales, including Narrabri and Gunnedah. more …

Visit by delegation from Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region of Central China

Wed 29, Jul 2015

On the 29 July 2015 the Ag Institute Australia NSW Division / Meat and Livestock Australia [MLA] hosted a morning information meeting with six senior delegates from the Ningxia Autonomous Region of Central China . Included in the delegation were the: Director General Office of Rural Work , the Chief, Animal Husbandry Station and the Deputy Director Policy Research Office. The North Sydney offices of Meat and Livestock Australia was the venue for the meeting.

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Queenslander Takes Out Top Ag Science Student Award

Mon 30, May 2016
Chelsea Stroppiana from Queensland has been announced as winner of the Ag Institute Australia (AIA) National Student Award for 2016 in Adelaide. more …

Conference Program now live for AIA/SWSC Science and Innovation in SW Agriculture, National AGM & National Student Awards

Thu 27, Apr 2017
The Conference program has been released for the highly anticipated AIA/SWSC Science and Innovation in SW Agriculture, National AGM & National Student Awards in Manjimup on the 18 & 19 May 2017. more …

AIA NSW Division Annual Meeting (AM) Friday 26th May 2017

Tue 23, May 2017
This is a reminder of the AIA NSW Division Annual Meeting (AM) at Horticulture Innovation Australia Limited, Level 8, 1 Chifley Square, Sydney NSW 2000 on Friday the 26th May between 5-6pm 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 …

Special Mappt Offer for AIA Members

Mon 05, Jun 2017
AIA is excited to announce an exclusive membership offer for Mappt Mobile GIS!

Mappt™ is a powerful mobile GIS and data collection app that allows you to create, edit, store and share geographic data using your tablet or mobile phone. more …