Creating a prosperous, sustainable and healthy Northern Australia

CRCNA Annual Report 2019-20

Summary

Highlights

  • As at 30 June 2020, we had contracted 17 new projects, bringing the total number of CRCNA research collaborations to 40.
  • During 2019-20 FY, we completed 12 projects.
  • Our third open funding call attracted 38 research EOIs with 8 progressing through to research plan development.
  • We continue to work with 133 participants across our projects.
  • The CRCNA had 12 embedded students working across our projects.
  • For the first time we invested in two AgriFutures Horizon scholarship students.
  • More than 50 industry and jurisdictional representatives joined the CRCNA staff and Board for a workshop to help inform and develop our future research priorities.
  • We finalised our MOU with the Food Innovation Australia (FIAL).
  • We commenced strategic partnerships with the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) and the Cotton Research and Development Corporation (CRDC).