• Growing ideas for a better future

    Growing ideas for a better future

    UQ is leading a vital agricultural partnership between research institutions and industry to increase efficiency in crop plant breeding, ultimately helping to overcome global food shortages.

  • Beating mineral deficiency through agriculture research

    Beating mineral deficiency through agriculture research

    A University of Queensland PhD candidate is investigating how a common vegetable could be used in the fight against one of the leading factors of disease in the developing world zinc deficiency.

  • Three rising stars join ARC College of Experts

    Three rising stars join ARC College of Experts

    SAFS researcher joins ARC College of Experts - Professor Susanne Schmidt is among three University of Queensland professors appointed to the Australian Research Council College of Experts for 2017.

  • 'Probiotics'on salad greens could make them safer, healthier

    'Probiotics'on salad greens could make them safer, healthier

    Friendly bacteria may be introduced to bagged salad leaves to help ward off the possibility of salmonella and listeria outbreaks. University of Queensland researchers have entered a partnership with Horticulture Innovation Australia Limited to investigate the proposal.