Welcome to the Australian Centre for Plant Functional Genomics

ACPFG is an Australian company that manages a large research program in cereals; it develops intellectual property for industry to deliver to growers.  Through its international links with the public and private sector it also accesses "know-how" and technologies not available within Australia.

ACPFG's shareholders are the Grains Research and Development Corporation, the South Australian and Victorian Governments, and the Universities of Adelaide, Melbourne, Queensland and South Australia.  ACPFG has a non-representative Board of Directors. 

 

ACPFG is seeking applications for the position of CEO

See http://www.acpfg.com.au/index.php?id=114 for more details

 

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.

http://twitter.com/ACPFG

 

Blog

Mapping the barley genome - good news for farmers

LEARN MORE

 

 

News

Dr Tim Sutton on boron tol genes in wheat on Radio Adelaide Harvest

LEARN MORE

Boron tolerance discovery for higher wheat yields

LEARN MORE

The genetics of boron tolerance in wheat

LEARN MORE

 

ACPFG nodes

University of Adelaide

University of Melbourne

University of Queensland

University of South Australia

 

Site designed by Arris Pty Ltd