News & Events

Keep up to date with the latest news and announcements from the School of Agriculture, Food and Wine.

 

School news

9

Apr

Lifting spirits: How you can get involved in the South Australian gin spike

The craft spirit scene in South Australia is booming. Here's how you can get involved in the art of spirit production and winemaking.

28

Mar

On top of the world: Sciences research ranks high in ERA results

Science research at the University of Adelaide has reached new heights according to the 2018 Excellence in Research Australia (ERA) results released this week.

13

Mar

Australia’s drought could be increasing Q fever risk, but there are ways we can protect ourselves

With several hundred cases diagnosed each year, Australia has one of the highest rates of Q fever worldwide.

10

Mar

Research to clear the air on smoke taint in wine

Researchers are investigating whether smoke from stubble burning has any effect on wine grapes.

30

Jan

Plant & Food Research boost at Waite campus

A new industry partner at Waite campus is set to boost research and innovation in South Australia’s horticulture and agri-food sectors.

22

Jan

Scientists buzzing after new bee discoveries

South Australian scientists including a bee expert from the University of Adelaide, have discovered 26 new species of native Australian bees.

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School events

30

May

Honours in Science Information Session - Roseworthy

Learn more about the discipline-based research or a broader professional skills pathway you can complete under the mentorship of the University of Adelaide's top scientists

16

May

Honours in Science Information Session - Waite

Learn more about the discipline-based research or a broader professional skills pathway you can complete under the mentorship of the University of Adelaide's top scientists

3

May

Honours in Science Information Session - Adelaide

Learn more about the discipline-based research or a broader professional skills pathway you can complete under the mentorship of the University of Adelaide's top scientists

4

Apr

Waite Ag, Food & Wine Seminar: Dr Tom Lines and Dr Rakesh David

Presentations on Undervine cover-cropping; A cost saving and herbicide reducing approach to vineyard management and Rise of Biological Databases: Making them work for us

4

Apr

Waite Ag, Food & Wine Seminar: Dr Penny Tricker

Novel traits and alleles for drought and heat stress tolerance in wheat.

4

Apr

Tall Poppy Awards information session

Dr Louisa Esdaile from the AIPS will discuss who should nominate for the Tall Poppy Awards, eligibility requirements, the nomination process, and go through some tips and suggestions.

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Waite campus events calendar

Find out about public, staff and students events on at Waite campus.

Waite events

Staff news

Staff and students at Waite campus can keep up to date with what's happening within the school via the AFW Bulletin.

AFW Bulletin