Grains Industry Development Awards are provided to those strongly involved in the grains industry for study tours within Australia or overseas.
Plan your tour to specifically meet your own needs. Previous successful applicants have travelled in Australia, USA and Canada, Asia and Europe to look at a broad range of topics, including:
- lentil production and marketing
- food consumption trends in Asia
- herbicide resistance
- pulse production
- sustainable crop production.
Awards offer support of up to $15,000 for travel costs and living expenses for projects that may vary from a few days up to six months.
Applications close on Friday 26 October 2001. For further information, contact the GRDC on 02 6272 5525 or visit the web site: www.grdc.com.au.
Contact: Ms Brondwen MacLean 02 6272 5525