The Rural Research and Development (R&D) for Profit programme boosts funding to the rural research and development corporations (RDCs) for nationally coordinated, strategic research that delivers real outcomes for Australian producers.
The total funding available for the programme is $190.5 million over eight years, ending on 30 June 2022.
Keeping Australian farmers at the cutting edge
The Rural R&D for Profit programme aims to improve farm-gate productivity and profitability and deliver real outcomes for Australian farmers.
To be eligible for grant funding, RDCs must partner with one or more researchers, research agencies, RDCs, funding bodies, businesses . The programme guidelines provide further details of the eligibility and funding criteria.
Round 3 Rural Research and Development for Profit
Round three applications are now open. Round three will close at 5pm AEDT on 6 December 2016.
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