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Looking for a fully funded PhD or MPhil science scholarship?

28 Apr 2020 | Filed under company announcements

The Australian Grains Pest Innovation Program (AGPIP) is offering 4 fully funded scholarships for students interested in cutting-edge science, environmental sustainability and agricultural innovation.

cesar’s Dr Jessica Lye receives prestigious CSIRO Health and Biosecurity Award

05 Mar 2019 | Filed under sustainable agriculture, company announcements

A big congratulations to Dr Jessica Lye, cesar’s extension and communications lead, who recently received a Science and Innovation Award for Young People in Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry. Jess took out the CSIRO Health and Biosecurity category for her quest to teach Melbourne gardeners how to look for invasive exotic pests and...

cesar was a hive of activity in 2018 – what can you expect from us this year?

02 Jan 2019 | Filed under company announcements

We certainly were busy as bees at cesar over 2018 and the coming year is set to be just as exciting. Here’s a snapshot of what we have been up to over the past 12 months.

What I learned from going ‘Plastic Free’ for a month.

05 Sep 2018 | Filed under company announcements

Let’s face it – plastic is amazing. It has a million different uses and is one of the reasons we enjoy the standard of living that we do today. But it is this very ‘amazingness’ that makes it such a problem. It virtually never breaks down.

cesar researchers and collaborators in the running for Eureka gong

25 Jul 2018 | Filed under genetic insights, company announcements

For playing a leading role in ground breaking threatened species recovery work cesar Director, Dr Andrew Weeks, is part of a group of scientists that have been nominated for the prestigious Eureka prize in 2018.