Welcome to the Australian Centre for Plant Functional Genomics
ACPFG is an Australian company that manages a large research program and it develops intellectual property for delivery to growers. ACPFG has a professional, non-representative Board of Directors and investors hold shares in the company.
Science for cereal improvement.
ACPFG's scientists are improving wheat and barley's tolerance to environmental stresses such as drought and salinity and researching ways to make plants use nutrients more efficiently. It has registered intellectual property (patents) and publishes extensively in its area.
Dr Tim Sutton on boron tol genes in wheat on Radio Adelaide Harvest
Boron tolerance discovery for higher wheat yields
The genetics of boron tolerance in wheat