Semen to be auctioned for charity

Semen to be auctioned for charity

The CSIRO is auctioning off bull semen no longer needed by the research organisation.

Sheep

25 NOVEMBER 2019
Digital research station opened at Boorowa

Digital research station opened at Boorowa

A new CSIRO farm research station will use digital technologies.

Farm office

13 NOVEMBER 2019
Trapping atoms for better ground water

Trapping atoms for better ground water

The CSIRO is using advanced techniques to help better understand groundwater issues.

Farm office

16 SEPTEMBER 2019
$25 billion opportunity in Australia's food

$25 billion opportunity in Australia's food

Fresh produce and sustainable production are growth areas for Australia according to the CSIRO.

Farm office

04 SEPTEMBER 2019
CSIRO work demonstrates devastating effects of drought

CSIRO work demonstrates devastating effects of drought

Research has confirmed the wide-ranging effects of drought.

Farm office

17 JULY 2019
Wild genes could give crops renewed disease resistance

Wild genes could give crops renewed disease resistance

New research could fast track disease-resistant plant breeding.

Agronomy

25 FEBRUARY 2019
New tech platform aims to fill data gap

New tech platform aims to fill data gap

A new farm data modelling service uses data from many sources.

Software and Apps

18 JANUARY 2019
Satellite purchase enables detection of infrared light

Satellite purchase enables detection of infrared light

A new mini satellite is able to detect infrared light and could help environmental decisions.

Farm office

10 DECEMBER 2018
Smart tongue can help with detection

Smart tongue can help with detection

The CSIRO has developed an artificial tongue to help with the detection of lactose.

Infrastructure and Tec...

05 DECEMBER 2018
Smart ear tags created

Smart ear tags created

A new ear tag is now available which can act like a Fit Bit for cattle.

Infrastructure and Tec...

21 NOVEMBER 2018
Agersens and CSIRO collaboration strengthened

Agersens and CSIRO collaboration strengthened

Virtual fencing and smart collars continue to be developed.

Livestock

31 OCTOBER 2018
Beetles part of $23 million deal

Beetles part of $23 million deal

A multi-pronged research effort aims to help farming through dung beetles.

Soils

10 SEPTEMBER 2018