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The Australian Research Council (ARC) Industrial Transformation Training Centre for Functional Grains (The Functional Grains ITTC) will transform the Australian Grains Industry from a commodity-based industry into a highly efficient industry producing high quality food and feed products that exceed market expectations.

Working together

The Centre is supported by the Australian Government, through a $2.15 million ARC grant. The Centre is also supported by industry partners:

The Functional Grains ITTC is an initiative of the Graham Centre for Agricultural Innovation.

Funded by the Australian Research Council

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Meet Chris Blanchard

Chris Blanchard

Professor Chris Blanchard is responsible for the overall leadership and management of the centre to ensure that the operation of the centre runs smoothly and that milestones are met. He will also take on a significant supervisory role and mentor other junior supervisors within the centre.

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Issue 3 2018

in this issue..

A wrap-up of the 2018 AGSA conference, getting a taste for baijiu research in China, developing new products for lentils and FGC students shine in the 3MT


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Research

Research

The Functional Grains research strengths include, rice, pulses and canola.

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Our Partners

Our Partners

The Functional Grains ITTC is supported by industry partners.

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Scholarships

Scholarships

The Functional Grains Centre is looking to attract strong candidates.

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