News & Events

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

School news

A new dawn in plant breeding: Australian Plant Breeding Academy

The University of Adelaide’s School of Agriculture, Food and Wine is partnering with Australian Grain Technologies Pty Ltd (AGT) on a new academy to take Australia’s plant breeding into the future.

What do astronauts eat?

But what are the challenges of growing plants in space? And how could we develop crops to support long-term space habitation?

Plant-based food the flavour of new research facility

A new international food flavour facility will launch at Waite campus to improve the taste of sustainable, healthy, plant-based food and ingredients.

Student-led STEM research and technology on show

Emerging scientists showcase their research at Ingenuity, University of Adelaide’s annual interactive expo of STEM projects.

Agriculture student’s love for Adelaide keeps growing

International student Chau Anh Cao shares her experiences studying agricultural sciences and living in Adelaide.


School events

Research Showcase - Waite Research Institute

The Waite Research Institute is hosting the Research Showcase at the National Wine Centre to celebrate the 2021 member research activities and successes.

Uni of Adelaide Wine Sale

The University of Adelaide Winery is hosting its holiday wine sale ahead of the festive season.

How to get the offer you want

An online Q&A session with the Future Student team to run through all of your questions about getting into the degree you want, or the backup pathways available to you.

Get ready! Studying Sciences at Adelaide Uni

Calling all new students planning on joining us in 2022.

Welcome to sciences: Online information session

Hear from student about the opportunities and experiences they’ve had while studying science. Chat to staff about securing the offer you want and what to do before uni starts.


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