AGBU congratulated by the Depty Prime Minister
AGBU has been praised by the Deputy Prime Minister the Hon Barnaby Joyce MP, for 40 years of success in improving the Australian agricultural sector through research and development focussed on genetic improvement of livestock and other species.    ... read more

Boosting honey production
AGBU's Director, Rob Banks features in an article about the potential for genetic improvement of honeybees to boost hive production.

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AGBU is a joint venture between the NSW Department of Primary Industries (DPI) and University of New England (UNE). We are regarded as one of the world leaders in R&D of genetic evaluation systems for cattle and sheep.


Our research areas

  • cattle
  • sheep
  • pigs
  • QTL


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