Jeff Bidstrup of 'Prospect', Warra, Qld/1,400 hectares of wheat, cotton, and chickpeas: more joint research into heliothis by grains and cotton industries.

David Brimblecombe of 'Dalkeith', Capella, Qld/ 2,200 hectares of sorghum, sunflower, wheat, chickpeas and occasionally mungbean: behaviour and structure of soil under various tillage systems, including soil loss, runoff, worms and herbicides.

David Toose of 'Highleaze', Smeaton, Vic./ 450 hectares of grass seed, wheat, oats, linseed, barley and buckwheat: research into processing (drying) of buckwheat to enable local growers to meet overseas market requirements.