About Us

EPARF proactively supports all sectors of agriculture research including the building of partnerships in promoting research, development and extension on Eyre Peninsula.

EPARF’s Purpose:

  • Build capacity of the agricultural sector through education and training
  • Promote the advancement and practical application of agricultural scientific research, developmentĀ and extension in dryland farming systems relevant to Eyre Peninsula and like environments across Australia
  • Provide advice and strategic direction on short, medium and long term needs of the agricultural sector to include current, innovation and future issues
  • Conduct agricultural activities and ensure that farmers, agribusiness and the scientific community are an integral part of the planning
  • Establish interaction with various industry bodies, negotiate funding opportunities and utilise reserves to leverage other funds
  • Be responsive and relevant to our farmer and industry members