October 22nd, 2013
Murdoch PhD student Hollie Webster beat senior researchers to receive a national prize for the best scientific paper for her work in wheat genomics.
September 6th, 2013
Professor David Pethick has been awarded the Medal of the French Meat Academy for his service to that nation’s meat industry over the past two decades.
July 31st, 2013
Murdoch University has entered into a partnership with Western Australia’s Potato Marketing Corporation (PMC) to improve the yield and quality of fresh potatoes in the State.
May 9th, 2013
Murdoch University’s Agriculture and Forestry programs have been formally recognised as among the best in the world, according to the latest round of university rankings.
The QS World University Rankings By Subject compared over 8,300 programs across nearly 3,000 universities. Only 678 institutions globally made the list, with Murdoch University ranked in the top 200 for the Agriculture and Forestry discipline.
January 9th, 2013
A new joint research centre at Murdoch University is aiming to improve international competitiveness for Australian grain growers by mapping the entire wheat protein genome.
October 19th, 2012
Murdoch University is building its relationships with research institutions in China in order to develop its research strengths.
July 2nd, 2012
Murdoch University has been given in-principle support by the National Trust to lease the heritage working farm at Whitby Falls.
June 15th, 2012
Murdoch University’s Separation Science and Metabolomics Laboratory (SSML) has won big for an innovative new multi-pesticide residue test.
March 20th, 2012
A Murdoch University PhD student has won a national award for her research into improving meat quality in sheep.
August 26th, 2011
Murdoch University is bringing together leading industry, academia and government experts within the mining sector for an intense research forum on 30 August.