The UWA Institute of Agriculture

Postgraduate showcases

Each year The UWA Institute of Agriculture hosts a postgraduate showcase where some of UWA's best PhD students present some of the major highlights and outcomes of their research.

Industry, funding bodies, potential employers, Industry Advisory Board members, Executive Team members, Theme Leaders and postgraduate students have access to the latest research in agriculture and resource management.

  1. Frontiers in agriculture - June 2016
  2. Frontiers in agriculture - June 2015
  3. Frontiers in agriculture - June 2014
  4. Frontiers in agriculture - June 2013
  5. Frontiers in agriculture - June 2012
  6. Frontiers in agriculture - June 2011
  7. Frontiers in agriculture - June 2010
  8. Frontiers in agriculture - June 2009
  9. Frontiers in agriculture - June 2008
  10. Frontiers in agriculture and resource management - September 2007

Frontiers in agriculture - 11 June 2015

Session 1

Opening Address: Prof Paul Johnson, UWA Vice Chancellor

Session 1 Chair: Dr Michael Robertson, CSIRO, The UWA Institute of Agriculture Industry Advisory Board

 

Frontiers in agriculture - 5 June 2014

Session 1

Opening Address: Hon Ken Baston MLC, Minister for Agriculture and Food, WA

Chair: Dr Terry Enright, The UWA Institute of Agriculture Industry Advisory Board

Session 2

Chair: Winthrop Professor Phil Dolan, Dean, UWA Business School

Frontiers in agriculture - 6 June 2013

Session 1

Opening Address: Mr Rob Delane, Director General, Department of Agriculture and Food WA.

Chair: W/Prof Peter Davies, Pro-Vice Chancellor Research, UWA.

 

Session 2

Chair: W/Prof Tony O'Donnell, Dean, Faculty of Science, UWA.

Frontiers in agriculture - 7 June 2012

Session 1

Opening Address: Dr Narelle Moore, Technical Marketing Manager, CBH, and GRDC Western Panel member

Chair: Mr Neil Young (Farmer and member of the UWA Institute of Agriuclture's External Advisory Board)

 

 Note: Some of the presentations contain sensitive data not published here. For details please contact the authors directly:

 

'Quantifying herbicide resistance in the Western Australian grain belt'

Author: Mechelle Owen   Email: mechelle.owen@uwa.edu.au

Session 2

Opening Address: Dr Narelle Moore (Technical Marketing Manager, CBH, and GRDC Western Panel member)

Chair: Mr Bruce Piper (Farmer and Chair of the UWA Institute of Agriculture's External Advisory Board)

Frontiers in agriculture - 9 June 2011

Session 1

Opening Address: Winthrop Professor Alan Dench (Dean of Graduate Research School, UWA)

Chair: Mr Neil Young (Farmer and member of UWA Institute of Agriuclture's External Advisory Board)

Session 2

Chair: Dr Stephen Loss (CSBP Labratory Services Supervisor and member of UWA Institute of Agriuclture's External Advisory Board)

Frontiers in agriculture - 9 June 2010

Session 1

Opening Address: Hon Terry Redman (Minister for Agriculture and Food WA)

Chair: Mr Peter Roberts (Farmer member, GRDC Western Panel)

Session 2

Chair: Hon Philip Gardiner, MLC, Agricultural Region.

Frontiers in agriculture - 23 June 2009

Session 1

Chair: Mr Roger O'Dwyer, Executive Director for Industry and Rural Services, Western Australian Department of Agriculture and Food, and member of the IOA External Advisory Board.

 

Presentation 1

Author: Dion Nicol; Email: dion.nicol@uwa.edu.au

Topic: Adaptations for increasing subsoil use in valley floor soils in low rainfall areas.

 

Session 2

Chair: Mr Rob Kelly, Officer in Charge for CSIRO Livestock Industries' Floreat Laboratory.

Summing up: Prof Tony O'Donnell (Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences)

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Frontiers in agriculture - June 2008

Session 1

Chair: Dr Stephen Loss, Manager Technical Services, CSBP and member of the IOA External Advisory Board.

Session 2

Chair: Ms Naomi Arrowsmith, Manager of the Department of Water (Albany), and member of the IOA External Advisory Board.

Summing up: Prof Lyn Abbott (Interim Dean, Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences)

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Frontiers in agriculture and resource management - September 2007

Session 1: Innovative animal production and pasture management systems

Session 2: Plant production for the future