UWA Institute of Agriculture
Our vision is to foster innovation and provide research-based solutions to food and nutritional security, environmental sustainability and agribusiness. The Institute works with the agricultural and natural resource sectors to create knowledge and improve workforce skills, such that those committed to agriculture may advance their individual aspirations, contribute to local and regional prosperity, and exercise responsible stewardship of the environment.
Hackett Professor Kadambot Siddique - Director, UWA Institute of Agriculture
In the Spotlight
Discover the latest in agriculture research and innovation.
Eye in the sky to chart flowering tree canopies
State-of-the-art satellite imagery gave The University of Western Australia postgraduate student Daniel Dixon the ultimate birds’ eye view for his latest research with the CRC for Honeybee Products.Read more
Leading soil scientist returns to his research roots
One of the world’s leading soil scientists Professor Nanthi Bolan has returned to his roots with a full-time teaching and research role at The University of Western Australia’s School of Agriculture and Environment and Institute of Agriculture.Read more
UWA awarded $8 million to lead two new Industrial Training Centres
Two new centres led and co-led by UWA have been awarded more than $8 million in funding from the Australian Research Council (ARC) Industrial Transformation Training Centres scheme.Read more