August 2021 Insights

Published 16 Aug 2021

Vol. 18 | No. 3 | August 2021

Blinkers off: learning from other industries

Sometimes agriculture can be regarded as insular and resistant to learnings from outside industry. Wickedly complex agricultural challenges such as climate change, food security and natural capital degradation intersect with other areas across the economy, and cross-sectoral learning can be transferred for the benefit of all. This Insights newsletter explores some areas where Australian agriculture should be looking to ‘take the blinkers off’ and see what lessons can be learnt from other sectors.

Published 16 Aug 2021

To continue delivering effective integrity systems, the Australian red meat industry recently tasked the Australian Farm Institute and AgThentic Advisory to look outside the sector for new data approaches and technologies that add value to supply chains. Completed in November 2020 for Meat and Livestock Australia’s Integrity Systems Company, the…

Published 16 Aug 2021

What AFI staff are reading, listening to and watching: considering carbon in cropping systems; tackling systemic challenges with behavioural science; taking the long view; fixing a ‘broken’ food system; and new ways of thinking about ‘wildness’
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