Plants have feelings too

April 18, 2017

Dr Kim Johnson from the Centre’s UM node was recently featured in Pursuit – the University content platform – for her work on plant senses. In the article, she describes how plants can sense changes around them and adapt to new conditions. “If a plant is getting constantly hit with strong wind, it will actually […]

Centre Representative in FameLab Competition

April 12, 2017
Filed under: News — Emma Drew @ 11:51 am

Congratulations to Ghanendra Gartaula (CNAFS, UQ PhD) who represented the Centre and Queensland Alliance in Agriculture and Food Innovation (QAAFI, UQ) in the FameLab QLD Semi-Final on March 22nd 2017. Explaining his research in less than 3 minutes, Ghanendra entertained the audience with macramé style strands to explain the science behind the solubility of non-starch […]