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Research centre launched at Murdoch

September 23rd, 2016

Dr Michael Robinson, Professor Eeva Leinoen, Vice Chancellor of Murdoch University, and His Excellency Sr Ren Zhengxiao

A grains research partnership between Australia and China was officially launched at Murdoch University today.

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Australia-China biosecurity partnership to launch at Murdoch

September 21st, 2016

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A biosecurity research partnership between Australia and China will be launched at Murdoch University this week. The Australia-China Joint Centre for Postharvest Grain Biosecurity and Quality Research will focus on finding new and improved ways to minimise losses in stored grain through the development of non-chemical controls. China is Australia’s largest grains export market, worth […]

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Plant expert to develop tests for pests in Japan

April 10th, 2012

A Murdoch University PhD candidate has won a $4500 scholarship to develop diagnostic tests for a pine tree pest.

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New mobile software to aid forest health

November 17th, 2011

Forestry and agricultural researchers have collaborated to develop mobile device software which foresters can use to record damage caused by pests and diseases in the field.

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Murdoch students take out plant pathology prizes

November 3rd, 2011

Two Murdoch University students have taken top prizes in the fifth annual Australasian Plant Pathology Society (APPS) student presentation competition.

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