July 11th, 2016
Murdoch University has been chosen as the location for a national research facility which will help Australia’s $9 billion horticulture industry.
March 15th, 2016
One of the world’s greatest authorities on food security in Asia was awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Science from Murdoch University.
December 2nd, 2015
An independent report commissioned by Murdoch University has found that a more cooperative and strategic approach between and within countries in Asia will be required to tackle the challenge of food security.
October 29th, 2015
Murdoch University animal science honours student Laura Grubb has made a global call for action at a United Nations conference to help solve the issues facing modern agriculture and food security.
July 9th, 2015
Improving the nutritional quality of rice and reforming farming practices so they are more efficient are among the food security issues facing Vietnam, the Second Murdoch Commission has found.
June 2nd, 2015
Members of Murdoch’s independent inquiry into food security learnt how China is tackling food security issues on a recent visit to Beijing and the Sichuan Province.
April 21st, 2015
In an editorial piece for West Australian, Acting Vice Chancellor Professor Andrew Taggart discusses the importance of India as a business and education partner, and how WA must learn from earlier mistakes made with other Asian trading partners to make the most of the relationship.
April 2nd, 2015
Key stakeholders with power and interest in India’s food and agriculture sectors came together in March as part of the Second Murdoch Commission on food security.
October 22nd, 2014
The Second Murdoch Commission on food security in the Asian region was launched by Murdoch’s Interim Vice Chancellor Professor Andrew Taggart.
May 23rd, 2014
A Murdoch University academic has warned that all crops worldwide are facing an increasing risk of nematode damage which could lead to billions of dollars loss and an increased inability to feed our growing population.