School of Agriculture, Food & Wine

Growing the future: fostering excellence in scientific research and education 

The School of Agriculture, Food and Wine provides a world-class concentration of scientific research, education and infrastructure at the University of Adelaide’s Waite campus

The School connects scientific excellence with industry relevance. This philosophy guides and inspires our education programs. Our extensive international network of academic and commercial collaborators provides a stimulating and unique environment for research and student training. 

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Research and collaboration

UoA scientists seek your soil for century-chemical study

Calling on citizen scientists to donate soil samples from the Greater Adelaide metropolitan area for a study examining the spread of per- and polyfluorinated substances (PFAS) to help inform future environmental health policies. Register your participation interest by Wednesday 24 April.

Safe Soil, Safe Food

HDR opportunities

Gain pioneering insights from world-class researchers through our PhD and Masters-level research degrees. 

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State-of-the-art facilities

Access our cutting-edge research and teaching facilities including the Food Innovation Laboratory, Hickinbotham Roseworthy Wine Science Laboratory, Australian Plant Phenomics Facility and the Microbrewery.

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Study with us

Learn at the largest agricultural research and teaching institute in the southern hemisphere from visionaries in the field.

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Latest news

Scientists seek your soil for century-chemical study

University of Adelaide researchers are calling on South Australian citizen scientists to donate soil samples from their backyard gardens for a study examining how widely spread per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) are in our home gardens.

Research shaping the future – research strategy

The Faculty of Sciences, Engineering and Technology is committed to producing research with excellence, curiosity, and impact, and our research strategy underpins this. 


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