Student Activities

  • Faculty team is top placed Aussie team at the 2014 Crops Competition with hat trick win[22 September 2014]

    Bianca Ventimiglia, Genevieve Clarke and Thomas Borowski

    University of Sydney team from the Faculty of Agriculture and Environment is the top placed Australian University team again at the 2014 Australian Universities Crops Competition (AUCC2014) based on the three highest scoring individuals from each university, beating five other Australian Universities including the Universities of Western Australia, Curtin, La Trobe, Charles Sturt and New England. The competition was held in Temora, NSW from 17-19 September 2014. More

  • Agriculture Ball 2014[9 September 2014]

    Agriculture Ball 2014

    Faculty staff and students are invited to celebrate the end of this academic year at the Agriculture Ball including a special farewell for fourth years. More

  • Graduate honoured as 2014 World Food Prize Laureate[19 June 2014]

    Image of Dr Sanjaya Rajaram

    PhD graduate, Dr Sanjaya Rajaram, has been honoured as the 2014 World Food Prize Laureate for developing new wheat breeding technologies to provide the world with higher yields of better quality food. More

  • 'Nobel prize' for soil science received by Professor Alex McBratney [18 June 2014]

    Fresh Produce Safety Centre

    The highest honour in the discipline of soil science was presented to Professor Alex McBratney, from the University of Sydney's Faculty of Agriculture and Environment, at the recent 20th World Congress of Soil Science in Jeju, Korea. More

  • 13 Postgraduate Scholarships in Chemical Engineering, Food Processing, Science and Agriculture[19 April 2014]

    New generation of enigineers and scientists

    13 Postgraduate Scholarships for Applicants with Background in Chemical Engineering, Food Processing, Science, and Agriculture to Join ARC Industrial Transformation Training Centre for the Australian Food Processing Industry in the 21st Century More

  • Agriculture Ball 2013[24 September 2013]

    Agriculture Ball 2013

    Faculty staff and students are invited to celebrate the end of the academic year at the Agriculture Ball 2013 on 1 November. More

  • 3 MINUTE THESIS CHALLENGE 2013[17 June 2013]

    Last year's winner Mana Gharun

    The University of Sydney 3MT consists of a series of heats (usually held in August), the winner of which will compete in the Australia and New Zealand competition (usually held in September). More

  • 2012 Honours at graduation, our dean's list of academic excellence and prizes[21 February 2013]

    Students

    The list of the Faculty's 2012 Honours at graduation, our dean's list of academic excellence and prizes. More

  • Agriculture Ball 2012[11 October 2012]

    Agriculture Ball 2012

    The Dean Professor Mark Adams invites Faculty Staff and Students to celebrate the end of the academic year at the Agriculture Ball including a special farewell for fourth years More

  • Johanna Couchman wins 3rd place in 2012 Crops Competition and a crops study tour to USA! [17 September 2012]

    Winner Johanna Couchman

    Johanna Couchman, a third year Bachelor of Science in Agriculture student in the Faculty of Agriculture and Environment, won third place at the 2012 Australian Universities Crops Competition, held at Temora, NSW on 13 and 14 September 2012. More

  • Young Professionals in Agriculture Forum[5 September 2012]

    Costa Georgiadis

    Join other young professionals in agriculture, including recent graduates, at a one-day forum to connect the dots on issues of our time, including: effectively communicating the science of agriculture, the role of social media in agriculture.. More

  • IN MEMORY OF DEREK BACON BLWSc Hons '06 [16 July 2012]

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    Derek Bacon graduated with Honours in a Bachelor of Land and Water Science degree from the Faculty of Agriculture and Environment at The University of Sydney in 2006. Tragically Derek passed away on 9 July 2012. More