Charles Sturt University
Graham Centre for Agricultural Innovation

Feature Stories

A perspective of agricultural research – from India
The Graham Centre recently hosted Dr Nivedita Narain from PRADAN, a non-government development organisation in India that works in communities to strengthen the ability of the rural poor to earn a decent living.

Women in IT award for CSU academic
CSU academic and Graham Centre Associate Member Dr Lihong Zheng has won a major award from a leading global information technology (IT) company.

International recognition for weed scientist
Graham Centre member Dr John Broster has received international recognition as part of a team awarded the outstanding research paper in Weed Technology by the Weed Science Society of America.

Honours research: Purslane, antioxidants and diabetes
CSU Bachelor of Science Honours student Ms Collette Geier's research has focused on purslane or pigweed and antioxidant activity.

Opinion: Can I see your licence to farm?
In an opinion piece for The Rural Newspaper, Associate Professor Marta Hernandez-Jover writes about agriculture's 'social licence' and the role of research in developing best practice.

Australia Day honour for CSU agricultural education advocate
CSU Emeritus Professor Jim Pratley has been awarded a Member in the General Division of the Order of Australia (AM) for his service to agricultural science through roles as an educator, researcher and advisor.

Next step in research into potential health benefits of coloured rice
Volunteers are needed for CSU research investigating the antioxidant and anti-inflamatory potential of coloured rice.