Charles Sturt University
Graham Centre for Agricultural Innovation

Australian centre of excellence for cropping, livestock and systems integration research and collaboration

Our Vision

To be the Australian Centre of Excellence for innovation in grain and red meat production and value adding.

Our Mission

Partner with industry to identify and realise opportunities to improve the profitability and sustainability of grain and red meat value chains for thriving regional communities.

Feature Story

Photo caption: Wool grower Greg Sawyer is investigating the use of non-invasive physiological hormone monitoring techniques along with body temperature, wool staple length, nutrition and seasonal climate to quantify the key determinants of ewe reproductive quality and wastage.
Reducing reproductive wastage

Research by CSU Masters of Philosophy student Greg Sawyer, under the supervision of Dr Edward Narayan, School of Animal and Veterinary Sciences, CSU and Graham Centre Director Prof Michael Friend, has provided much excitement amongst the local merino industry.

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Spring 2016
The Innovator - Spring 2016Centre research highlights, summary of outreach activities, newly funded research projects, conferences, travel and member profiles.

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