Institute for Future
Environments

Centre for Agriculture and the Bioeconomy

Plant biotechnology

Our advanced biotechnology techniques help protect plants from pests and boost the nutrition and strength of plant crops.

Biorefining and bioproducts

Our research into biomass processing helps convert waste products into valuable and reusable materials and resources.

Plant genomics

We work to improve the genetic quality of a plant, producing stronger, more nutritious and more resilient crops

Sustainable Agroecosystems

Our integrated studies of soils, plants and the atmosphere support profitable and environmentally sustainable production of food and fibre.

About us

The Centre for Agriculture and the Bioeconomy is part of QUT's Institute for Future Environments.

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The Centre for Agriculture and the Bioeconomy