Charles Sturt University
Graham Centre for Agricultural Innovation

Seminars

We welcome local and international speakers from diverse backgrounds to participate in our series. For more information, please contact Ms Toni Nugent.

  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 2011
  • 2010
  • 2009
  • 2008
  • 2007

Date

Title/Presenter

29/10/2015

Genomics of Lactation and Milk as a model for Scientific Research on Diet and Health

Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Venue: Building 229 / Lecture Theatre 178, School of Animal & Veterinary Sciences, Charles Sturt University, Wagga Wagga
Presenter: Professor Bruce German, Director, Foods for Health Institute, and Director International Milk Genomics Consortium, Davis CA, University of California, Davis, USA


Date

Title/Presenter

28/05/2014

Integrated Management and Biological Control of Invasive Weeds in China

Time: 12 noon - 1 pm
Venue: Meeting Room, Graham Centre, Pugsley Place, Wagga Wagga
Presenter: Professor Guo-Liang ZHANG Head of Invasive Alien Species Management Program, Institute of Environment and Sustainable Development in Agriculture, Chinese Academy of Agricultural


17/02/2014

Soil Organic Carbon Sequestration and Crop Production in China

Time: 12 noon - 1 pm
Venue: Meeting Room, Graham Centre, Pugsley Place, Wagga Wagga
Presenter: Professor Minggang Xu Visiting Professor of Endeavour Scholar of CSU Institute of Agricultural Resources and Regional Planning, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, P. R. China


Date

Title/Presenter

24/10/2013

Fungal phytotoxins produced by Diaporthe species for weed biocontrol in Australia

Time: 10:00am
Venue: Meeting Room, Graham Centre, Pugsley Place, Wagga Wagga
Presenter: Professor Minggang Xu Ciro Troise, visiting from Naples, Italy


09/08/2013

The importance of harvest weed seed control in weed management

Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Venue: Graham Centre Meeting Room
Presenter: Dr Michael Walsh, University of Western Australia, AHRI - Australian Herbicide Resistance Initiative


10/07/2013

How could an early career researcher really benefit from 3 weeks at IRRI? An experience more than ankle deep in mud" Mr David Gale

Time: 3:30pm
Venue: Meeting Room, Graham Centre, Pugsley Place, Wagga Wagga
Presenter: Mr David Gale, PhD Student, School of Agriculture and Wine Sciences, Charles Sturt University


08/07/2013

The financialisation of agri-food in Canada and Australia: corporate farmland and farm ownership in the grains and oilseed sector

Time: 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Venue: Meeting Room, Graham Centre, Pugsley Place, Wagga Wagga
Presenter: Dr André Magnan, Associate Professor, Department of Sociology and Social Studies, University of Regina, Canada


26/02/2013

Opportunities for using current and future technology within mixed farms

Time: 12:00pm
Venue: NA
Presenter: Professor David Lamb, Lead Researcher at the Precision, Agriculture Research Group (PARG) within the University of New England Venue : Conference Room, NSW Department of Primary Industries (NSW DPI), Pine Gully Road, Wagga Wagga. RSVP's close 20th Feb for catering purposes. Please contact FarmLink on Ph: (02) 6924-4633.


18/02/2013

Return of Green Revolution pest threats to Asian rice - WHY

Time: 12:00 Noon
Venue: Conference Room, NSW DPI, Pine Gully Road, Wagga Wagga
Presenter: Dr K.L. Heong, Principal Scientist, International Rice Research Institute, Los Banos, Philippines


Date

Title/Presenter

11/10/2012

Using animals as a model system in human biomedical research; current applications and future directions?

Time: 1pm
Venue: Lecture Theatre 182, Graham Building Charles Sturt University, Boorooma Street, Wagga Wagga
Presenter: Professor Bing WangSenior Research Scientist, Global Program Leader in Nutrition and Cognition Nestle Research Centre (NRC),Beijing, China


06/09/2012

From floods to desert mountains - observations of agricultural systems, crops and environment on a journey through Lower Sindh, Pakistan

Time: 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Venue: Conference Room, NSW DPI, Pine Gully Road, Wagga Wagga
Presenter: Dr Mark Norton, Research Scientist Pasture Physiology, NSW Department of Primary Industries, Adjunct Senior Lecturer, Charles Sturt University


23/08/2012

Flavonoids play multiple roles in root-rhizosphere signalling

Time: 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Venue: Conference Room, NSW DPI, Pine Gully Road, Wagga Wagga
Presenter: Dr Ulrike Mathesius, ARC Future Fellow, Australian National University


09/08/2012

Sustainable Ecomaterials: from degradable agricultural films to value-added biobased products

Time: 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Venue: Conference Room, NSW DPI, Pine Gully Road, Wagga Wagga
Presenter: Professor Pete Halley, Professor in Polymer Engineering, School of Chemical Engineering/Australian Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology (AIBN), University of Queensland


19/07/2012

Increasing the proportion of female lambs by supplementary feeding oats high in omega-6 fatty acids at joining

Time: 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Venue: Conference Room, NSW DPI, Pine Gully Road, Wagga Wagg
Presenter: Dr Edward Clayton, Livestock Research Officer, NSW Department of Primary Industries


28/06/2012

Innovations in pasture plants - an historic perspective

Time: 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Venue: Conference Room, NSW DPI, Pine Gully Road, Wagga Wagga
Presenter: Mr Graeme Sandral, Research Scientist (Pasture Agronomy and Ecology), NSW Department of Primary Industries


07/06/2012

Myanmar: Agricultural production, livestock potential, people and pagodas

Time: 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Venue: Convention Centre, Charles Sturt University, Wagga Wagga
Presenter: Professor Ted Wolfe, Adjunct Professor, EH Graham Centre


05/06/2012

Australian Botanical History – From Captain Cook’s 1770 expedition to Australia to Plant Invasion

Time: 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Venue: Conference Room, NSW DPI, Pine Gully Road, Wagga Wagga
Presenter: Mr Brendan Lepschi, Curator, Australian National Herbarium, Centre for Australian National Biodiversity Research


10/05/2012

The challenges of managing reproduction efficiency on small holder dairy farms in Pakistan

Time: 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Venue: Conference Room, NSW DPI, Pine Gully Road, Wagga Wagga
Presenter: Dr. Hassan Warriach, University of Lahore Veterinary School, ACIAR research, CSU, Adjunct lecturer


03/05/2012

Harnessing biodiversity genomics to understand and conserve species

Time: 11:00am - 12:30pm
Venue: Conference Room, NSW DPI, Pine Gully Road, Wagga Wagga
Presenter: Dr. Andrew Lowe, Professor of Plant Conservation Biology, University of Adelaide, Centre Director for Australian Centre for Evolutionary Biology and Biodiversity


30/04/2012

A beginner's guide to understanding systems in the Lao PDR

Time: 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Venue: Conference Room, NSW DPI, Pine Gully Road, Wagga Wagga
Presenter: Dr Tamara Jackson, Research Fellow in the ACIAR Farming Systems Project based at Savannakhet in southern Lao PDR as Systems Specialist


19/04/2012

What should you know about tapeworms but were too afraid to ask?

Time: 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Venue: NSW DPI Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Dr David Jenkins


Date

Title/Presenter

07/12/2011

The Plant Accelerator®. High-throughput non-destructive phenotyping services

Time: 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Venue: Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Dr Mark Crowe


27/10/2011

Endophyte alkaloids – discovery and quantification

Time: 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Venue: Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Dr Wade Mace


13/10/2011

Global food security – challenges and opportunities for animal science. Prof Alan Bell

Time: 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Venue: CSU Convention Centre
Presenter: Prof Alan Bell, Chief CSIRO Livestock Industries


08/09/2011

Developing national soil test calibrations for nitrogen, phosphorus, potassium and sulphur for cereals, pulses and oilseeds in Australia

Time: 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Venue: Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Dr Simon Speirs, NSW DPI


14/07/2011

Analytical Strategies for Ecologically Active Phytochemicals

Time: 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Venue: Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Jeffrey D. Weidenhamer, Department of Chemistry, Ashland University, Ashland, OH 44805 USA, E: jweiden@ashland.edu


16/06/2011

The pilot NSW sheep health monitoring program

Time: 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Venue: Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Dr Ian Links


07/03/2011

ARC Grant Writing Workshop and One-on-One sessions

Time: All day - TBA
Venue: One-on-One sessions - Mon 7th and Grant Writing workshops - Tues 8th
Presenter: Emeritus Professor Alan Johnson


08/02/2011

The University's Role in a Changing World

Time: 1:30pm
Venue: Green Room, Graham Building, (School of Animal & Veterinary Sciences)
Presenter: Professor Frank Garry, Colorado State University


Date

Title/Presenter

03/12/2010

Stress Effects on dairy cattle fertility and production

Time: N/A
Venue: N/A
Presenter: N/A


25/11/2010

Expert Opinion Elicitation: Art or Science?

Time: 3:00pm
Venue: Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Jane Heller


11/11/2010

Genetic Diversity, Epidemiology and Management of Black Scab on Jojoba Simmondsia chinensis )

Time: 3:00pm
Venue: Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Amir Sohail, PhD Student, School of Agricultural & Wine Science


18/10/2010

Bio-economic/financial analyses comparing results for mixed farming systems

Time: 1:00pm
Venue: Meeting Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Tim Hutchings, PhD Student, School of Agricultural & Wine Sciences


14/10/2010

Increasing winter crop production in southern Australia by improving the capture, storage and use of summer fallow rain

Time: 3:00pm
Venue: Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: James Hunt, CSIRO Plant Industries, Canberra


13/10/2010

Robotics and remote sensing applications for agricultural and veterinary sciences

Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Venue: Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Scientists from the University of Technology Sydney


30/09/2010


29/09/2010

Root growth under water deficits: physiological complexity and coordination

Time: 3:30pm
Venue: Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Dr Bob Sharp, University of Missouri


24/09/2010

From saline disaster to eco-farm: achieving production and environmental outcomes in a challenging landscape

Time: 10:30am
Venue: Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Mr John Ive


09/09/2010

Sustainable Livestock Grazing Systems on Chinese Temperate Grasslands

Time: 1:00pm
Venue: I&I Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Prof. David Kemp, School of Agricultural & Wine Sciences, CSU


26/08/2010

Pharmacokinetics and safety of oral meloxicam in adult horses and foals

Time: 3:00pm
Venue: Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Sharanne Raidal, School of Animal & Veterinary Sciences, CSU


05/08/2010

Pseudomonas fuscovaginae: its rise not nice for Australian rice

Time: 3:00pm
Venue: Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Dante Adorada, PhD Student, School of Agricultural & Wine Sciences


29/07/2010

Stallion semen freezing: an update

Time: 3:00pm
Venue: Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Tonya Collop, Resident in Vet Ther iogenology, School of Animal & Veterinary Sciences


24/06/2010

International rice and wheat research

Time: 3:00pm
Venue: Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Dr Rolando T Cruz and Dr Viji Dhashnamurti


10/06/2010

Improving reproductive efficiency in ewes: Manipulating pre- and post-conception nutrition to increase ovulation rate and alter the sex ratio of offspring

Time: 3:00pm
Venue: Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Catherine Gulliver, PhD Student, School of Animal & Veterinary Sciences


27/05/2010

Equity vs security: competing frames for theorising climate impacts in Australia

Time: 4:40pm
Venue: Tea Room, School of Agricultural & Wine Sciences (Building 286), Charles Sturt University, Wagga Wagga
Presenter: Assoc Prof Steve Vanderheiden


14/05/2010

Grassland research in southwest China and introduction of Southwest University

Time: 3:00pm
Venue: Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Yanjun Guo, Visiting Scholar


06/05/2010

Improved drought avoidance for water-limited environments in Australian cereals

Time: 3:00pm
Venue: Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Ben Ovenden (PhD student, SAWS)


28/04/2010

Research advances in arid inland regions of Northwest China

Time: 3:00pm
Venue: Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Prof. Fengrui Li


15/04/2010

The control of Dillon Bush (Nitraria) on the Riverine Plain

Time: 3:00pm
Venue: Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Hayley Rutherford, Honours Student


08/04/2010

Diversity of silverleaf nightshade in Australia

Time: N/A
Venue: N/A
Presenter: Xiaocheng Zhu, PhD student.


01/04/2010

Prevalence and Risk Factor study for subclinical mastitis on NSW dairy farms

Time: 3:00pm
Venue: Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Kelly Plozza, Honours Student


18/03/2010


11/03/2010

Training session: ERA support through journal impact factors and research journals

Time: N/A
Venue: N/A
Presenter: Katie Hannan, Faculty Liaison Librarian, Faculty of Science, CSU


25/02/2010

Climate change and drought

Time: N/A
Venue: N/A
Presenter: Dr Tanguy Lafarge, IRRI Philippines


29/04/2009

Is the issue of intestinal worms in wild and domestic Australian dogs still worth worrying about?

Time: 3:00pm
Venue: Lecture Room 178, Graham Building, (Blg 229) , Charles Sturt University, Wagga Wagga
Presenter: Dr David Jenkins


Date

Title/Presenter

07/12/2009

When Fathers and Mothers are Unequal: Epigenetic Studies in Cattle

Time: 3:00pm
Venue: Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Dr Ikhide Imumorin


03/12/2009

The long march to a schistosome vaccine

Time: 3:00pm
Venue: Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Prof Alan Wilson, Department of Biology, University of York


26/11/2009

Australian native foods and their functional properties

Time: 3:00pm
Venue: Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Dr Samson Agboola


12/11/2009

Australian water policy and planning: a personal reflection on the state of the art

Time: 3:00pm
Venue: Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Prof Kathleen Bowmer


15/10/2009

The Principles and Guidelines for Designing Long-term Agronomic Experiments

Time: 3:00pm
Venue: Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Dr Guangdi Li


23/09/2009

Allelopathic potential of Eucalyptus on weeds: bioactivity and chemical analysis

Time: 3:00pm
Venue: Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Dr Jinbaio Zhang, Visiting Fellow


27/08/2009

Effect of antibiotics in extender on bacterial and spermatozoal quality of buffalo (Bubalus bubalis) bull semen

Time: 3:00pm
Venue: Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Dr Sayed Murtaza Hassan Andrabi


19/08/2009

Managing business risk on dryland farms in south-eastern Australia

Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm
Venue: Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Tim Hutchings, Agricultural Consultant & PhD Student


06/08/2009

Summer dormancy, perennial wheat and climate change research: Highlights of a trip to USA and France

Time: 3:00pm
Venue: Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Mark Norton, Research Agronomist, Department of Industry & Investment


14/07/2009

Tips and tricks to use Word and Excel more efficiently

Time: 9:00am - 12:00pm
Venue: Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Dr Guangdi Li


10/07/2009

Solutes accumulated during leaf osmotic adjustment as related to duration and severity of water deficit for wheat ( Triticum aestivum L.) at the reproductive stage

Time: 3:30pm
Venue: NSW DPI Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Ms Nio Song, PhD student (UWA)


08/07/2009

Maximising water capture and use in a no-till controllled traffic system

Time: 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Venue: NSW DPI Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: N/A


25/06/2009

Forage Research in India

Time: 2:00pm
Venue: NSW DPI Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Dr Devendra Malaviya, Visiting Professor


25/06/2009

How does chicory affect the nitrogen cycling of pasture systems?

Time: 3:00pm
Venue: NSW DPI Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Matthew Gardner, PhD Student


11/06/2009

Fetal Programming of Livestock

Time: 3:00pm
Venue: NSW DPI Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Francoise McPherson, PhD Student


02/06/2009

The molecular genetics of cyanobacterial toxicity as a basis for monitoring water quality and public health risk

Time: 12:00pm
Venue: NSW DPI Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Professor Brett Neilan Australian Centre for Astrobiology


28/05/2009

Investigations into improving the efficiency of the pasture phase to sequester carbon to depth

Time: 3:00pm
Venue: NSW DPI Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Susan Orgill, PhD Student


14/05/2009

Native parasitic wasps: a new tool for fruit fly management in Australia

Time: 3:00pm
Venue: NSW DPI Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Jennifer Spinner, PhD Student, School of Agricultural & Wine Sciences, Charles Sturt University


27/03/2009

Climate Change Adaptation Strategy Assessment Tool (CCASAT)

Time: 3:00pm
Venue: NSW DPI Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Presenter : Dr De Li Liu, Senior Research Scientist, NSW Department of Primary Industries


26/03/2009

Cattle, mice and trypanosomes: some genetic epidemiology

Time: 3:00pm
Venue: NSW DPI Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Associate Professor Peter Thomson, University of Sydney


25/03/2009

Improving dairy production in Pakistan through improved extension services

Time: 8:00pm
Venue: Lecture Theatre (Rm 178), Graham Building (Bldg 229), Charles Sturt University, Wagga
Presenter: Prof Peter Wynn


19/03/2009

Native plants, natural products, neoplasia … and diabetes too!

Time: 3:00pm
Venue: NSW DPI Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Dr Philip Kerr, School of Biomedical Sciences, Charles Sturt University


05/03/2009

Soil nutrient retention under biochar amended broadacre cropping soils in southern NSW

Time: 3:00pm
Venue: NSW DPI Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: David Waters, PhD student


26/02/2009

Linkages between early growth and development in cereals

Time: 3:00pm
Venue: NSW DPI Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Felicity Gummer, PhD Student, School of Agricultural & Wine Sciences, Charles Sturt University


19/02/2009

Opportunities for perennial wheat in Australia

Time: 3:00pm
Venue: NSW DPI Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Nicole Hyde, PhD Student, School of Agricultural & Wine Sciences, Charles Sturt University


18/02/2009

Gene expression and proteomix of Haemonchus contortus

Time: N/A
Venue: N/A
Presenter: Kwan Yun, University of Sydney


Date

Title/Presenter

11/12/2008

Towards the role(s) of the putative membrane steroid hormone receptor PGRMC1 in breast cancer and in wider cell and organismal biology

Time: 3.00pm
Venue: Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Dr Mike Cahill, Lecturer, School of Biomedical Sciences, Charles Sturt University


04/12/2008

Responses of Rice to Elevated Temperature under Climate Change

Time: 3:00pm
Venue: Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Estela Pasuquin, PhD Student, School of Agricultural & Wine Sciences, Charles Sturt University, Wagga Wagga


27/11/2008

Molecular Mapping of Genes Involved in Manganese Tolerance in Canola

Time: 3:00pm
Venue: Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Brett McVittie, PhD Student, School of Agricultural & Wine Sciences, Charles Sturt University


13/11/2008

Sex steroid action in the sheep brain

Time: 3:00pm
Venue: Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Dr Christopher Scott, Lecturer, School of Biomedical Sciences, Charles Sturt University


30/10/2008

Babesia: the unexplored terrain

Time: 3:00pm
Venue: Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Dr Brian Cooke, Visiting Parasitologist


16/10/2008

Making Connections: Research, Innovation, Serendipity and Potatoes

Time: 3:00pm
Venue: Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Dr John Harper, Senior Lecturer, School of Agricultural & Wine Sciences, Charles Sturt University


29/09/2008

Breeding perennial grain crops for a more resilient agriculture

Time: 9:00am
Venue: Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institut
Presenter: Dr Stan Cox, The Land Institute, Kansas, USA


21/08/2008

How to write scientific papers, reviews and theses

Time: 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Venue: Conference Rm, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Prof Len Wade, E H Graham Centre


13/08/2008

Seed treatments to promote abiotic stress resistance in seedlings

Time: 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Venue: Conference Rm, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Josh Klein, Volcani Center, Israel (visiting scholar at CSIRO Canberra)


07/08/2008

Herd Health Programs and Food Safety; Friends or Foes

Time: 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Venue: Conference Rm, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Jan Lievaart, Lecturer School of Animal & Veterinary Sciences, Charles Sturt University, Wagga Wagga


31/07/2008

125 years of herbicide resistance research in 50 minutes

Time: 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Venue: Conference Rm, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Prof Stephen Powles FTSE, Director, WA Herbicide Resistance Initiative, University of Western Australia


24/07/2008

Using faecal DNA to determine the commonality of diets of sheep, goats and kangaroos

Time: 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Venue: Conference Rm, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Dr Gaye Krebs


03/07/2008

Nitrogen management in wheat sown into rice residue in NW India (Punjab)

Time: 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Venue: Conference Rm, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Ms Navneet Kaur Brar, PhD Student, School of Agricultural & Wine Sciences, Charles Sturt University


17/06/2008

Applications for computer vision in agriculture

Time: 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Venue: Farrer Centre Computer Room, Building 281, CSU, Wagga campus
Presenter: Dr Richard Xu, Lecturer and Research Fellow, Charles Sturt University


13/06/2008

Selection of albus lupin for tolerance to high aluminium and high manganese

Time: 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Venue: Conference Rm, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Camille Basset-Chercot, Visiting Student from France


12/06/2008

Anti malarial activities of Centanamycin, a Novel A/T DNA-Binding agent that blocks transmission and attenuates sporozoites

Time: 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Venue: Conference Rm, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Prof Terry Spithill, School of Animal & Veterinary Sciences, Charles Sturt University, Wagga Wagga


29/05/2008

Experiments with markets linking upstream land use with downstream water entitlement holders

Time: 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Venue: Conference Rm, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Dr Tom Nordblom, Senior Research Scientist (Economics), Industry & Investment NSW


20/05/2008

Risk factors for naturally occurring laminitis in Pony Club horses

Time: N/A
Venue: 1 School of Agricultural and Veterinary Sciences, Charles Sturt University, Locked Bag 588, Wagga Wagga, NSW 2678, Australia. 2 School of Veterinary Science, University of Queensland , 4072, Australia .
Presenter: Petra Buckley 1 , BVSc, DipClinVetStud, MVetClinStud, MACVSc (Equine Surgery) John Morton 2 , BVSc (Hons), PhD, MACVSc (Veterinary Epidemiology) Glen T. Coleman 2 , BVSc (Hons), PhD


12/05/2008

Development of molecular markers for resistance to Pleiochaeta setosa in Albus lupins

Time: 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Venue: Conference Rm, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Ms Cina Zacharia, PhD Student, School of Agricultural & Wine Sciences, Charles Sturt University


05/05/2008

Preventing Abortion in Water Deficient Maize

Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Venue: Conference Rm, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: John S. Boyer, College of Marine Studies, University of Delaware, USA


01/05/2008

The role of the grass endophyte Neotyphodium occultans found in annual ryegrass (Lolium rigidum)

Time: 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Venue: Conference Rm, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Ms Karen Kirkby, PhD Student, School of Agricultural & Wine Sciences, Charles Sturt University


13/03/2008

Advances in age and growth estimation of striped marlin (Kajikia audax) using fin spine cross-sections

Time: 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Venue: Seminar Room, School of Agricultural & Wine Sciences
Presenter: Keller Kopf, PhD Student


28/02/2008

EverGraze - More Livestock from Perennials

Time: 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Venue: Conference Rm, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Michael Friend, Susan Robertson, John Broster, Iain Hume


11/02/2008

Status & Impact of Glyphosate Resistance in the United States

Time: 3:00pm
Venue: Dr Phillip Stahlman (Kansas State University)
Presenter: Dr Phillip Stahlman (Kansas State University)


04/02/2008

Sustainable animal husbandry in Northwest China

Time: 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Venue: Conference Rm, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Prof Jianping Wu, Vice-President of Gansu Agricultural University


Date

Title/Presenter

13/12/2007

Genomics approaches to investigate drought tolerance in cereals

Time: 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Venue: Conference Rm, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Professor Roberto Tuberosa, Department of Agroenvironmental Sciences & Technology, University of Bologna, Italy


22/11/2007

DNA barcoding: leading biodiversity science into a new era

Time: 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Venue: Conference Rm, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Dr Andrew Mitchell, Research Leader Biotechnology, NSW Department of Primary Industries


25/10/2007

The value of screening for trisomy-21 using nuchal translucency thickness and screening for prostate cancer using the prostate-specific antigen test

Time: 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Venue: Conference Rm, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: David Buckley, School of Agricultural & Veterinary Sciences, Charles Sturt University


11/10/2007

Ecological engineering for sustainable pest management

Time: 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Venue: Conference Rm, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Prof Geoff Gurr, School of Rural Management, Charles Sturt University


27/09/2007

A novel screening test to detect low level occupational exposure to organophosphate-based pesticides

Time: 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Venue: Conference Rm, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Helen Moriarty, School of Biomedical Sciences, Charles Sturt University


13/09/2007

Effects of farming systems on arthropod fauna in canola

Time: 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Venue: Conference Rm, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Philip Bowden, District Agronomist, NSW Department of Primary Industries


12/09/2007

Genetics of rice grain quality - understanding and prediction

Time: 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Venue: Conference Rm, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Dr Arun Aryan, Visiting Scientist, School of Wine & Food Sciences, Charles Sturt University


09/08/2007

What future for regional railways?

Time: 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Venue: Conference Rm, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Dr Ian Gray, School of Humanities & Social Sciences, Charles Sturt University


26/07/2007

The integration of crop and livestock activities in rainfed farming systems

Time: 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Venue: Conference Rm, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Prof Ted Wolfe, School of Agricultural & Veterinary Sciences, Charles Sturt University


19/07/2007

Sheep genes involved in the sheep/Haemonchus relationship

Time: 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Venue: Conference Rm, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Nick Sangster, Professor of Veterinary Pathobiology, Charles Sturt University


24/05/2007

Managing rice pathogens in Cambodia: dust, politics and a bloody difficult language

Time: 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Venue: Conference Rm, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Dr Ben Stodart, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, School of Agricultural & Veterinary Sciences, Charles Sturt University


23/05/2007

Remarkable behaviour of seabirds

Time: 4:40pm - 4:45pm
Venue: Conference Rm, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Prof Nick Klomp, Charles Sturt University, Thurgoona


10/05/2007

GrassGro: Use in low rainfall regions

Time: 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Venue: Conference Rm, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Dr Susan Robertson, Postdoctoral Fellow, School of Agricultural & Veterinary Sciences, Charles Sturt University


26/04/2007

Cellular and molecular studies of the infection of plants by Phytophthora

Time: 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Venue: Conference Rm, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Professor Adrienne Hardham, Australian National University


12/04/2007

Contingency planning for dwarf bunt of wheat, a disease that will not develop in Australian wheat

Time: 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Venue: Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Dr Gordon Murray, Principal Research Scientist, NSW Department of Primary Industries


08/03/2007

Characterisation of a novel gene from Brassica species that regulates branching

Time: 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Venue: Conference Rm, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Dr Janet Taylor, National Research Council of Canada


21/02/2007

The role of endophytes in agriculture

Time: 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Venue: Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Dr David Hume, AgResearch, New Zealand


14/02/2007

Plant root exudates and glandular exudates - sources of novel phytochemicals and nutriceuticals

Time: 12:00pm - 12:45pm
Venue: Conference Rm, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Dr Leslie Weston, Cornell University, USA


12/02/2007

The GM and Organic Debate

Time: 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Venue: Conference Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Dr Rick Roush, University of Melbourne


08/02/2007

Summer dormancy in temperate perennial grasses - the case of tall fescue

Time: 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Venue: Seminar Room, Wagga Wagga Agricultural Institute
Presenter: Mr Mark Norton, Research Agronomist, CSIRO Plant Industry


01/01/2007