The UWA Institute of Agriculture

Food and Agriculture lectures

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The Institute has continued its emphasis on communication with a series of lectures highlighting the vital research being undertaken in all areas of agriculture.

The topics have ranged from advances in animal welfare to wheat yields, and from climate change to the battle between humans and weeds.

2019 Hector and Andrew Stewart Memorial Lecture

Please join us for the 2019 Hector and Andrew Stewart Memorial Lecture on Tuesday 19 November 2019 at 5.00pm in the Bayliss Lecture Theatre G33, with invited academic Professor Gabrielle Persley AM speaking on 'Australia's role in International Agricultural Research'.

Secure your place by registering now.  For the full abstract and biography details, view our event flyer below.


Lecture series

2019
Lectures by Dr Ashwani Pareek and Dr Sneh Lata-Singla Pareek 
2018
Lectures by Dr David Johnston, Prof Om Parkash Dhankher, Professor Frans Swanepoel, Prof Manny Delhaize, Prof Kate Wright, Prof Surinder Banga, Prof Rajeev Varshney, Prof Eric Danquah, Dr Raj Paroda
2017
Lectures by Dr Christine Foyer, Prof Snow Barlow, Adj/Prof Brian Dalrymple, Adj/Prof John Kirkegaard, Prof Henry Nguyen, Prof Vara Prasad
2016
Lectures by Dr Michel Meuret, Prof William Erskine,
2015
Lectures by Prof David Hopkins, Dr Hermann Stuebler  
2014
Lectures by Prof Christine Foyer, Prof Mark Eisler, Mr Simon Johnson, Dr Peter Sseruwagi, Dr Joseph Ndunguru,
2013
Lectures by Prof. Rana Munns, Prof. Ron Madl, Prof. Ylva Hillbur
2012
Lectures by Prof. John Milne, Prof. Hugh Blair, Prof. Nina Fedoroff
2011
Lectures by Prof. Christine Foyer, Dr Dennis Garrity, Prof. Fu-Suo Zhang, Assoc/Prof. David Edwards, Dr Jacqueline Batley, Dr John Angus, Prof. Ulrich Zimmermann and Prof. Philip White.
2010
Lectures by Dr Brent Clothier, Prof. Rowan SageProf. Alan Tilbrook, Prof. Louw Hoffman, Dr Don McFarlane, Dr Fabio Fiorani, Dr Howard Eagles, Dr Miguel Garcia-Winder, Prof. Jorg Imberger, Dr Colin Piggin.
2009
Lectures by A/Prof Sven-Erik Jacobsen, Dr Yunbi Xu, Dr Prasada Rao, Dr William D Dar, A/Prof. Patrick J Tranel, Dr Doug Edmeades.
2008
Lectures by Dr Brian Keating, Mr Steve Waller, Prof. Stephen Powles, Mr Jeremy Gilbert, Mr Mick Keogh, Emeritus Professor Philip Cocks, Dr Jim Fortune, Adj Prof. Julian Cribb.
2007
Lectures by Dr Christophe Delye, Dr Tony Fischer, Dr Mahmoud Solh, Prof. Fred Provenza, Prof. Joachim Von Braun, Prof. Stephen Powles, Prof. M S Swaminathan.