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AgTech innovation

AgTech research at DAF

Research and development makes a real difference to Queensland’s agricultural and food sectors. DAF’s research and development with industry, universities and other research providers ensures our agricultural and food sector is innovative, resilient, prosperous and at the forefront nationally. Find out more about our research facilities and services on offer here. AgTech is a rapidly developing sector in Queensland and vital in helping DAF unlock potential benefits for agribusinesses.

Tech focus areas

With research facilities strategically located across Queensland and staff with a broad range of skills, DAF conducts and extends applied science that has a real on-ground impact. We are currently exploring and trialling technology that includes, but is not limited to, precision agriculture, sensors, robotics, drones and artificial intelligence.

AgTech case studies

Click the case studies below to learn more about some of DAF’s key projects and the technology being trialled.

Some other Queensland AgTech research activities

We work collaboratively with universities and research organisations to trial new technologies on the horizon and turn ideas into investable products to grow businesses.

New technologies enable businesses to remain economically viable, improve productivity, quality and yield, enhance sustainability, reduce waste, facilitate better decision-making, and support regional communities.

Get inspired and learn more about the research being undertaken by some of the leading research organisations and universities across Queensland. Read about: