The Australian Government’s first Engagement and Impact (EI) assessment results confirm Griffith University’s position as a leader in delivering high-quality research with impact/
Griffith's world-first fruit fly trap has been recognised by the Australian Financial Review Higher Education Awards. The project won second prize in the Technology One Industry Engagement Award.
The ‘Holy Grail’ of fruit fly traps has been launched, dramatically boosting Australia’s potential for agricultural production in what is already a multibillion dollar industry, thanks to Griffith University research.
There are more than 50 major pest fruit fly species known and their worldwide economic impact on crop production, international trade and quarantine services are estimated in the billions of dollars. Fruit fly expert Professor Dick Drew (pictured) from the University’s International Centre for the Management of Pest Fruit Flies (ICMPFF) says while other small-scale […]