News & Events

Keep up to date with the latest news and announcements from the School of Agriculture, Food and Wine.

School news

Science communicators boost the visibility of Uni of Adelaide research

Six University of Adelaide scientists have each won the inaugural Science Communication Prize for increasing the visibility of the University’s scientific research and capabilities, while boosting the profile and accessibility of their own work. 

University scientists lead the conversation on growing the space economy

The University of Adelaide’s Professor Matthew Gilliham is guiding a session on the technologies needed to support long-term space habitation at the Andy Thomas Space Foundation 13th Australian Space Forum.  

Working with plants can help you both to grow

Professor Rachel Burton has always loved plants, but it took her a while to be immersed in them properly.

'Lifestyle' wines could deliver hundreds of jobs to SA

Low and no-alcohol wine products could bring more than 500 jobs and add $64 million a year to South Australia’s economy.

Searching for indigenous yeasts to create tastier wine

Yeasts are everywhere - these blessed creatures are the building blocks for a party, writes Natalia Caliani.


School events

Sciences & ECMS Welcome Session

Upcoming faculty and study area events during Orientation Week.

Global Megatrends in Sustainable Food and Fibre Production - Study Australia Masterclass

This Study Australia Masterclass featuring Professor Andy Lowe explores potential sustainable and technological solutions to solving some of the world's most pressing global resource, production and landscape sustainability challenges.

Research Showcase - Waite Research Institute

The Waite Research Institute is hosting the Research Showcase at the National Wine Centre to celebrate the 2021 member research activities and successes.

Uni of Adelaide Wine Sale

The University of Adelaide Winery is hosting its holiday wine sale ahead of the festive season.

How to get the offer you want

An online Q&A session with the Future Student team to run through all of your questions about getting into the degree you want, or the backup pathways available to you.


Waite campus events calendar

Find out about public, staff and students events on at Waite campus.

Waite events

Staff news

Staff and students at Waite campus can keep up to date with what's happening within the school via the AFW Bulletin.

AFW Bulletin