Thirteen WA agrifood-tech start-ups will join world innovators at evokeAg. Photo courtesy of evokeAG.

WA start-ups set to shine at evokeAg

WA innovators selected to be part of Startup Alley at evoke Ag event.

11 December 2023

 Farmers are more motivated to improve farm productivity then to gain carbon credits, according to new research. Photo courtesy of AgriFutures Australia.

Soil health motivates carbon farming uptake

New research shows improved productivity is a key carbon farming motivator.

22 November 2023

 Applications are now open for the evokeAG Startup Program. Photo courtesy of AgriFutures.

Momentum is building for agrifood-tech event

The WA government is strengthening its support ahead of the AgriFutures evokeAG 2024 Perth event.

02 October 2023

 Flower farmer Nikki Davey crowed 2023 AgriFutures Rural Women’s Award National Winner. Photo courtesy: AgriFutures

Flower farmer named national Rural Women's Award winner

Nikki Davey crowned AgriFutures Rural Women’s Award National Winner

13 September 2023

Dr Garnett Hall, Founder and CEO of VetChip. Photo Credit: AgriFutures growAG.

Animal health microchip ready for commercial trial

VetChip is seeking $5million to fund a commercial microchip trial.

28 August 2023

 Horizon Scholarships have been awarded to 22 students from around Australia. Image courtesy AgriFutures Australia.

Horizon Scholars announced

Twenty-two students awarded Horizon Scholarships

19 April 2023

New research has revealed some key findings on the rural workforce. Picture courtesy AgriFutures.

Rural workforce research 'a game changer'

New study reveals rural workforce insights

12 March 2023

 Alice Bennett from South Australia is one of seven AgriFutures 2023 Rural Women’s Acceleration Grant recipients. Picture courtesy AgriFutures Australia.

AgriFutures Rural Women's Acceleration grant recipients announced

Seven female innovators to receive grants

18 January 2023


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