Finding ways to integrate technology with farming practices to achieve optimal production.

Established in 2002, the Precision Agriculture Research Group (PARG) develops new technologies that address current challenges in agriculture, horticulture and natural resource management using expertise from a range of fields.

PARG is a multidisciplinary group of researchers developing innovative, low cost and accessible technology for industry and farmers. PARG uses the latest sensors and positioning technology to improve efficiencies and cost effectiveness.

Research themes and current projects


Study Opportunities

UNE offers Australia's only Graduate Certificate and Master of Science degree dedicated to Precision Agriculture.

Our undergraduate, as well as postgraduate students, gain exposure to some of the most tried-and-true methodologies and technologies available.

Key research partnerships

Department of Agriculture and Water ResourcesGriffith University logoSugar Research Australia logoUniversity of Sunshine Coast logoHorticulture Innovation Australia logo

Agriculture is way too important to be a single discipline. The future of agriculture demands the latest in science, technology and mathematics to underpin innovations in plant and animal production.

Prof. David Lamb

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