- Agriculture & FoodAgriculture & Food Forum Member
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Prof Cowling is an outstanding contributor and innovator at the interface of technology and commerce in Australian and international agriculture. As a research leader and company Director, he has bred and released over 67 crop varieties which have improved production, profitability and sustainability of the Australian grains industry. His research across the disciplines of animal and plant breeding challenges the status quo and promises major improvements for the future. He trains young plant breeders and early career researchers in the new approach. He will add significant value to the Academy by linking academia, business and government.
Primary Membership Area
222 - Plant production and processing
Professor Wallace Cowling
Professor, The University of Western Australia