In 2017 Cotton Seed Distributors (CSD), the only company that supplies cotton seed to Australian cotton growers, celebrated their 50th anniversary. CSD put together this video to highlight the important partnership with CSIRO to develop and market cotton that benefits growers’ bottom line and is good for the environment and for rural communities.
Bowel cancer is the second most common cancer in Australia. Research shows that eating fibre rich in resistant starch is one way we can combat this threat. This animation shows how resistant starch moves through the intestine, feeds the healthy bacteria of the gut Microbiome and helps prevent cancer.
Find out how we’re working with Popina Foods to get BARLEYmax, our ‘supergrain’ that contains twice the dietary fibre of regular grains, into your cereal.
The 93.9 metre research vessel, which weighs 6,082 ton, was moved from the wharf to a barge using a hydraulic system, and then towed to a dock, where the barge was submerged, leaving the vessel floating. The skidding took several days, as the hydraulic system used to move the ship across the wharf only moves at a snail’s pace, taking minutes to move just millimeters.
Ngara is our next-wave wireless technology that is optimising the wireless spectrum and helping connect more Australians in more places.
Geoffrey Smithers (Food Science Australia). For his leadership in project partnerships which have resulted in several ‘world-first’ developments for the Australian dairy industry.
Old meets new as the ancient technique of spinning is used to produce a very modern material, a carbon nanotube yarn.