Pasture Seeds Program

At a glance

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Provides researchers with funding to conduct research which supports the profitability and sustainability of the pasture seeds industry.

Who can apply:

At a minimum, you must:

  • be conducting research which is of direct benefit to the Australian pasture seeds industry
  • agree to disseminate valuable project intellectual property and project material in accordance with the research proposal.

Other eligibility requirements may apply.

Overview

The Pasture Seeds program aims to support the certified temperate pasture seeds industry by:

  • improving seed production and processing technologies
  • developing environmentally sustainable seed production systems
  • monitoring, assessing and adopting emerging sciences and technologies
  • developing new pasture seed products, markets and farm systems.

Funding is available only if the program is included in the annual open call for research proposals, usually advertised in July / August.

Eligibility criteria

To qualify, researchers need to:

  • be conducting research which is of direct benefit to the Australian certified pasture seeds industry
  • agree to provide regular progress reports and a final deliverable
  • agree to disseminate valuable project intellectual property and project material in accordance with the research proposal.

How to apply

To apply, submit your research proposal during an open call for research proposals. Find out more at AgriFutures Australia - Applying for funding.

More information

For more information and to apply

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