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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.

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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 David Hopkins

David Hopkins

David Hopkins (NSW DPI) is an internationally recognised meat scientist who has worked on the effect of feeds on ruminant meat characteristics and will co-supervise a student studying the scope to alter beef meat characteristics through diet manipulation.

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Issue 3 2017

FGC News Issue 3 2017

in this issue..more about the Australian Rice Quality Symposium, FGC students mentor primary school students, PhD student Shiwangni Rao reports on her training program at IRRI and meet our new researchers.


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Scholarships

Scholarships

The Functional Grains Centre is looking to attract strong candidates.

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Our Partners

Our Partners

The Functional Grains ITTC is supported by industry partners.

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Research

Research

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

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