We are focused on driving research,
development & extension to enhance
outcomes for primary industry.

The Australian, State and Northern Territory Governments, rural R&D corporations, CSIRO, and universities are jointly implementing the National Primary Industries Research, Development and Extension (RD&E) Framework to encourage greater collaboration and promote continuous improvement in the investment of RD&E resources nationally.

Under the Framework, primary industries RD&E is now more coordinated and collaborative. National research capability is better focused and used efficiently and effectively to achieve the best outcome and uptake by primary industries.

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NPIRDEF projects

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Sheep Meat Production National RD&E Strategy
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Climate Change Research Strategy for Primary Industries
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Soils RD&E Strategy
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R&I Committee Meeting - Nov 23 2016
R&I Committee November Meeting read more