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Office, lab and hot desk spaces are available for agrifood businesses, from start-ups to more established operations. This is a unique opportunity to undertake your R&D alongside Australia’s best researchers, working together to secure funding, participate in knowledge exchange and build research impact.


Gondwana Genomics branches out 

Gondwana Genomics Chief Scientist Dr Bala Thumma and Managing Director Robert Southerton The Agrifood Hub said goodbye to one of its longest-standing members last month, when Gondwana Genomics was acquired by another Canberra business, Diversity Arrays Technology (DArT).  High-tech tools  Here since the inception of the Agrifood Hub, then know as the CEAT Innovation Hub,

1 week ago

AFII industry seminar: Biosecurity Protection Levy

The Federal Government’s proposed Biosecurity Protection Levy has raised the ire of producer groups, after the Government last month moved to legislate the measure. The new model is due to commence on 1 July 2024 and is based on a shared responsibility model, which will see costs for biosecurity shared between taxpayers, importers, international travellers

3 months ago

Director’s message

The first quarter of 2024 has been a busy period for the Agrifood Innovation Institute (AFII) team as we have transitioned from the Centre for Entrepreneurial Agri-Technology (CEAT), taking on a new name, scope and set of strategic priorities. You can read more about our Strategic Plan 2024-28 here. Earlier in March, AFII was pleased

3 months ago

Australian agrifood tech conference tackles global issues

At the Agrifood Innovation Institute we are focused on connecting the best and brightest ANU researchers and students with industry to create the innovative solutions the agrifood sector needs. And one of the best places every year to build these connections is evokeAG! This is why we once again partnered with AgriFutures to present evokeAG

3 months ago