About

Leading world-class research investment

Our purpose is to invest in research, development and extension (RD&E) to create enduring profitability for Australian grain growers.

We invest in RD&E projects to deliver new and improved varieties, farming practices, technologies and capability to the Australian grains industry. These investments drive the discovery, development and delivery of world-class innovation.

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Who we are

We are responsible for planning, investing in and overseeing RD&E for grains.

Our industry

Our objective is to drive the discovery, development and delivery of world-class innovation to enhance the productivity, profitability and sustainability of Australian grain growers. It also benefits the industry and wider community.

RD&E investment strategy

We invest in RD&E to create enduring profitability for Australian grain growers.

The RD&E plan 2018-2023 is the key planning document that guides our investment in grains RD&E. This is part of the larger, Grains Industry National RD&E strategy.

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Business development and commercialisation

Our business development and commercialisation activities help facilitate co-investment from public and commercial partners that bring new ideas, expertise and/or make financial contributions to investments. Our Intellectual Property management and delivery strategy will vary depending on the investment, but our aim is to ensure the most efficient and appropriate path is used to maximise the benefit for grain growers.

RD&E capacity and ability

To create enduring profitability for grain growers, we need access to facilities, services and networks to deliver our RD&E outcomes.

Careers

As one of the world’s leading grains research organisations, we’re responsible for planning, investing in and overseeing RD&E. We do this to deliver improvements to the Australian grains industry.

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Contact us

For general enquiries, feedback or compliments, call us on (02) 6166 4500 or email us at grdc@grdc.com.au


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