Grains Research and Development Corporation


222 contracts, total value $454,489,738.90
Procurement methods: Open 43 contracts, 19.37%, Open via SON 5 contracts, 2.25%, Prequalified 76 contracts, 34.23%, limited 98 contracts, 44.14%,

Categories

Category Contracts Count Total Contract Value
Crop production and management and protection 205 $424,026,776.40
Management and Business Professionals and Administrative Services 10 $5,486,012.00
Printed publications 1 $3,420,000.00
Publication printing 1 $4,499,517.00
Audio visual services 1 $1,055,997.00
Accommodation structures 1 $12,249,950.00
Software maintenance and support 1 $3,170,136.50
Strategic planning consultation services 1 $137,850.00
Economic or financial evaluation of projects 1 $443,500.00

Suppliers

Supplier Contracts Count Total Contract Value
Western Australian Agriculture Authority (WAAA) 19 $56,408,453.00
Bayer CropScience 1 $45,000,000.00
Department of Primary Industries, an office of the Department of Trade & Investment 18 $39,939,889.20
University of Adelaide 17 $33,236,598.70
Department of Environment and Primary Industries Victoria 4 $24,618,809.00
CSIRO Agriculture Flagship 17 $24,391,701.50
Queensland Department of Agriculture and Fisheries 7 $21,168,966.00
University of Sydney 8 $20,570,026.00
South Australian Research & Development Institute SARDI 6 $20,119,207.00
Northern Grower Alliance 2 $12,300,100.00
ISPT Pty Ltd 1 $12,249,950.00
University of Western Australia 6 $10,603,182.00
Victorian Department of Environment and Primary Industries 5 $9,000,966.00
Murdoch University 5 $8,953,200.00
University of Southern Queensland 6 $8,170,096.00
ORM Communications Pty Ltd 6 $7,925,052.00
Kalyx Agriculture Pty Ltd 1 $7,260,492.00
Cox Inall Communications 9 $6,887,049.00
University of Queensland 7 $5,901,478.00
Grain Orana Alliance Inc 2 $5,595,360.00
K and J Heenan and JR Hill 2 $5,252,440.00
Coretext Pty Ltd 1 $4,499,517.00
Australian Export Grains Innovation Centre 4 $4,170,434.00
Rural Directions Pty Ltd 6 $3,898,000.00
Independent Consultant Australia Network 4 $3,507,662.00
Oakton Services Pty Ltd 1 $3,170,136.50
Edith Cowan University 2 $2,916,176.00
Primary Business 2 $2,819,208.00
Southern Farming Systems 3 $2,280,084.00
Eurofins Agroscience Services Pty Ltd 2 $2,256,259.00
Australian Controlled Traffic Farming Association Inc 1 $2,250,000.00
Charles Sturt University 2 $1,978,628.00
University of Melbourne 1 $1,975,385.00
Peanut Company of Australia 1 $1,900,000.00
Foundation for Arable Research 1 $1,898,400.00
Central West Farming Systems 2 $1,721,001.00
Maxus Communications as Motivator Media Pty Ltd Trading 2 $1,588,678.00
University of Tasmania 1 $1,200,000.00
Plant Health Australia 1 $1,200,000.00
Cesar Pty Ltd 1 $1,200,000.00
Mallee Sustainable Farming Project Inc 1 $1,178,001.00
Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Sciences 2 $1,136,422.00
Anvil Media Py Ltd 1 $1,055,997.00
JOHN LAMB COMMUNICATION 1 $1,032,900.00
Meat and Livestock Australia Ltd 1 $1,000,000.00
The State of Queensland, as Represented by the Department of Science, Information Technology and Innovation 1 $1,000,000.00
Grain Industry Association of Western Australia 1 $983,883.00
Eyre Peninsula Agricultural Research Foundation 1 $930,000.00
Seedbed Media 2 $920,000.00
Department of Environment and Primary Industries 1 $860,000.00
Micrometeorlogical Research and Educational Services 1 $824,992.00
Porter Novelli 1 $728,938.00
Liebe Group 1 $713,200.00
Irrigated Cropping Council 1 $684,981.00
University Of New England 1 $676,000.00
Upper North Farming Systems 1 $651,000.00
Birchip Cropping Group 1 $627,000.00
Queensland University of Technology 1 $608,072.00
Australian Crop Accreditation System 1 $603,500.00
International Maize and Wheat Improvement Centre (CIMMYT) 1 $598,392.00
Down to Earth Research 1 $591,775.00
MCMULLEN CONSULTING PTY LTD 1 $550,340.00
Wheat Quality Australia Limited 1 $550,000.00
AKC Consulting Pty Ltd 1 $517,600.00
Squiz Australia Pty Ltd 1 $469,335.00
Lower Eyre Agricultural Development Association (LEADA) 1 $460,378.00
La Trobe University 1 $449,724.00
Agtrans Pty Ltd 1 $443,500.00
AMPS Research 1 $435,000.00
University of Western Sydney 1 $411,437.00
Porter Novelli (SA) Pty Ltd 1 $399,738.00
BRENDAN CANT & ASSOCIATES 1 $277,200.00
Centre for International Economics 1 $137,850.00

Contracts

Contract Notice Number Contract Description Total Contract Value Agency Contract Start Date Supplier
3324437 Herbicide Innovation Partnership $45,000,000.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-05-01 Bayer CropScience
3324428 SARDI Bilateral Agreement $16,388,214.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2016-02-08 South Australian Research and Development Institute
3324430 DEPI - Bilateral Agreement $15,627,057.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-07-01 State of Victoria through its Department of Environment and Primary Industries
2018521

Lease of commercial office space at 4 National Circuit, Barton, ACT

$12,249,950.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2013-12-18 ISPT Pty Ltd
3324433 Building Crop Protection and Production Agronomy R&D Capacity in regional Western Australia $9,000,000.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-12-01 Western Australian Agriculture Authority
3324397 National Brassica Germplasm Improvement Program-Phase II $8,248,039.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-07-01 Multiparty agreement. Lead Organisation: Dept of Primary Industries, an Office of the Dept of Trade & Investment
3183222 Australian Herbicide Resistance Initiative - Phase 5 $7,400,000.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-06-30 University of Western Australia
3371088 The Provision of Field Trial Services for the National Variety Trials Program 2015/16-2018/19 $7,260,492.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2016-03-31 Kalyx Agriculture Pty Ltd
3024152 Delivering enhanced agronomic strategies for improved crop performance on water repellent soils in Western Australia $7,252,500.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2014-07-01 Western Australian Agriculture Authority (WAAA)
3182152 Soil constraints initiative - management of sodic and magnesic soils $6,700,000.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-01-01 The State of Queensland as Represented by the Department of Science, Information Technology & Innovation
2441931 Pulse Breeding Australia Chickpea - National Breeding Program $6,660,000.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2011-06-30 New South Wales Department of Primary Industries and Investment
3184332 GRDC grower solutions - north $6,150,050.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-07-01 Northern Grower Alliance
3371103 GRDC grower solutions - north $6,150,050.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-07-01 Northern Grower Alliance
3324909 Integrated Genetic Solutions to Crown Rot in Wheat $6,110,497.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-07-01 Multiparty Agreement - Lead Organisation: University of Sydney
2499341 Tactical break crop agronomy in Western Australia $5,885,871.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2014-06-25 The Western Australian Agriculture Authority
3324897 Improving wheat yields on sodic, magnesic, and dispersive soils $5,492,082.70Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-07-01 Multiparty Agreement. Lead Organisation: University of Adelaide
3023792 Building research capacity in the northern grains region - Queensland $4,960,622.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2014-07-01 Queensland Department of Agriculture , Fisheries and Forestry
3371139 Screening of frost tolerance in cereals $4,538,702.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-07-01 University of Adelaide
1755181 Provision of production services for GRDC';s 'Ground Cover'; Newspaper and 'Ground Cover'; Supplements. $4,499,517.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2013-07-01 Coretext Pty Ltd
3024112 Subsoil constraints - understanding and management $4,400,000.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2014-07-01 Western Australian Agriculture Authority (WAAA)
3324905 Genetic approaches to reduce the nitrogen dilution effect and increase nitrogen-use efficiency (NUE) in wheat $4,150,000.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-06-01 Murdoch University
2512521 Pulse Breeding Australia Lentil Breeding - expansion project $3,781,356.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2011-06-30 Department of Environment and Primary Industries Victoria
3371179 2016.02.01C - Introgression of heat-tolerant genes to broaden genetic variation in current wheat breeding populations $3,697,159.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2016-06-30 University of Sydney
3184172 Innovative approaches to managing subsoil acidity in the southern grain region $3,684,995.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-01-01 Department of Primary Industries, an Office of the Department of Trade and Investment
3324374 Molecular markers for root hair traits and enhanced phosphorus use efficiency (PUE) in wheat $3,683,841.50Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-07-01 CSIRO
3182572 Innovative approaches to managing subsoil acidity in the Western Region $3,584,953.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-04-01 Western Australian Agriculture Authority
222303 Provision of services to Groundcover publication $3,420,000.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2009-07-01 Cortext Pty Ltd
3023762 Building research capacity in the northern grains region - NSW $3,337,241.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2014-07-01 Department of Primary Industries, an office of the Department of Trade & Investment
2499441 Farming systems to improve crop tolerance to frost $3,254,586.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2014-07-01 Western Australian Agriculture Authority
3370864 Developing farming systems for the LRZ of Western Australia $3,246,700.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2016-06-30 CSIRO Sustainable Ecosystems
2512531 Australian Grains Genebank - Phase 2: 2013 - 2017 $3,228,090.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2013-06-30 Department of Environment and Primary Industries Victoria
3330655 Information systems implementation, maintenance and support $3,170,136.50Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-09-30 Oakton Services Pty Ltd
3184232-A1 TACTICAL WHEAT AGRONOMY FOR THE WEST $3,145,394.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-07-01 Western Australian Agriculture Authority
3371043 TACTICAL WHEAT AGRONOMY FOR THE WEST $3,145,394.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-01-07 Western Australian Agriculture Authority (WAAA)
3371086 RCSN Facilitation and Coordination – Western Region $3,032,440.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-06-01 K and J Heenan and JR Hill
3024002 D-BA Maintaining productivity and quality of wheat under elevated CO2 $3,000,000.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2014-07-01 Victorian Department of Primary Industries
3371175 Development of genetic tools for Australian barley crops against leaf rust $2,998,080.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-07-01 University of Sydney
3185602 Development of genetic tools for Australian barley crops against leaf rust $2,998,080.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-07-01 University of Sydney
3371085 GRDC Grower Solutions- North $2,797,680.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-07-01 Grain Orana Alliance Inc
3184272 GRDC Grower Solutions- Central West $2,797,680.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-07-01 Grain Orana Alliance Inc
3185382 Emerging weeds (Seed-bank biology of emerging weeds) $2,787,280.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-05-01 University of Adelaide
3183142 Emerging weeds (Seed-bank biology of emerging weeds) $2,787,280.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-05-01 University of Adelaide
3184202 D-BA Improving practices & adoption through strengthening D & E capability & delivery in the Southern region - Regional Research Agronomists $2,750,000.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2014-07-01 Victorian Department of Environment and Primary Industries
3324912 Genetic control of nematode species affecting major crops - Germplasm enhancement for nematode control in cereals and pulses $2,747,403.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-07-01 University of Southern Queensland
3189462 Delivery of Improved Invertebrate Pest Management in the Northern Grains region. $2,746,844.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2014-07-01 Queensland Department of Agriculture and Fisheries
3324396 New tools and germplasm for Australian pulse and oil seeds breeding programs to respond to changing virus threats $2,692,997.40Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-04-01 Multiparty agreement. Lead Organisation: Dept of Primary Industries, an Office of the Dept of Trade & Investment
2442181-A1 Late maturity alpha-amylase:A molecular marker-based, high-throughput, precise screening protocol $2,553,244.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2014-07-01 The University of Adelaide
3182842 GRDC Farm Business Updates - Southern Region $2,505,918.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-05-01 ORM Communications Pty Ltd
3324902 Improved Adaptation of Barley to Acid Soils $2,450,000.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-01-01 Murdoch University
3181652 New knowledge to improve the timing of pest management decisions in grain crops $2,347,443.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-03-01 The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
3182812 GRDC Research Updates - Southern Region $2,273,433.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-05-01 ORM Communications Pty Ltd
2442171 Understanding and Mangement of Resistance to Group M, Group L and Group I Herbicides - National Project $2,251,587.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2011-06-01 The University of Adelaide
3023182 Application of CTF in the low rainfall zone $2,250,000.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2014-07-01 Australian Controlled Traffic Farming Association Inc
2499361 Improving grower surveillance, management, epidemiology knowledge and tools to manage crop disease $2,247,930.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2013-06-30 Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry Queensland
3184292 RCSN Facilitation and Coordination – Western Region $2,220,000.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-07-01 K and J Heenan and JR Hill
3370881 Identification of wheat frost tolerance loci using a combination of genetics, biochemistry and molecular approaches $2,006,531.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2016-06-30 CSIRO Agriculture Flagship
2512551 Manipulating barley phenology to maximise yield potential $2,000,000.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2014-06-30 Western Australian Agriculture Authority
3184162 Effective genetic control of Septoria tritici blotch (STB) $2,000,000.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-07-01 Department of Primary Industries, an Office of the Department of Trade and Investment
3371033 Effective genetic control of Septoria tritici blotch (STB) $2,000,000.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-07-01 NSW Department of Primary Industries, an office of the Department of Industry, S
3371816 USQ Glasshouses - Infrastructure $2,000,000.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-07-01 University of Southern Queensland
3371181 USQ Glasshouses - Infrastructure $2,000,000.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-07-01 University of Southern Queensland
3024182 Effective genetic control of Stagonospora nodorum blotch $1,983,949.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-07-01 Western Australian Agriculture Authority (WAAA)
3371042 Effective genetic control of Stagonospora nodorum blotch $1,983,949.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-07-01 Western Australian Agriculture Authority (WAAA)
2512571 Using next-generation genetics to accelerate variety improvement in bread wheat, durum and barley $1,982,306.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2013-06-30 Department of Environment and Primary Industries Victoria
3371153-A1 2016.03.15A Insecticide resistance management in RLEM and chemical sensitivities of other grain pests $1,975,385.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2016-07-01 University of Melbourne
3324883 Australian Peanut Breeding Program $1,900,000.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-07-01 Peanut Company of Australia
3324434 2015.01.03 - Hyperyielding cereals - a feedgrain initiative $1,898,400.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2016-06-30 Foundation for Arable Research
3024162 Improved genetic solutions for management of yellow spot in wheat $1,870,995.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-06-01 Western Australian Agriculture Authority (WAAA)
3324426 Growers solution project for coastal/hinterland Queensland and NSW North Coast $1,854,187.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-07-01 The State of Queensland through the Department of Agriculture and Fisheries
2442191 Crown rot germplasm enhancement for wheat $1,830,584.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2010-07-01 The University of Sydney
3023782 Building research capacity in the southern grains region - NSW $1,827,057.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2014-07-01 Department of Primary Industries, an office of the Department of Trade & Investment
3324395 Spatial temperature measurement and mapping tools to assist growers, advisors and extension specialists manage frost risk at farm scale $1,791,841.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-07-01 CSIRO Agriculture Flagship
2439102 Development of lupin molecular markers tagging yield QTL genes and yield-related phenology traits $1,770,000.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2014-06-30 Western Australian Agriculture Authority
3324375 Development of gene deployment strategies: using evolutionary principles to optimise the deployment of genetic resistance in crops $1,750,000.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-07-01 CSIRO
3371133 Improving IWM practice of emerging weeds in the southern and western regions. $1,698,892.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2014-06-30 University of Adelaide
2499421 Reduced herbicide usage through application technology $1,666,445.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2014-06-30 Edith Cowan University
3324372 Foundation: Market Intelligence for Theme 1 $1,553,488.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-04-15 Australian Export Grains Innovation Centre
2512491 Managing on-farm biosecurity risk in wheat through pre-emptive breeding $1,550,000.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2013-06-30 NSW Department of Primary Industries and Investment
3182062 NVT Service Agreement $1,532,047.80Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-04-10 Department of Primary Industries, an office of the Department of Trade & Investment, Regional Infrastructure & Services
3370874 Genetically improving wheat's ability to outcompete weeds $1,520,000.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2013-07-01 CSIRO Agriculture Flagship
3025342 MPCN II - Deep placement of nutrients $1,516,341.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-05-01 University of Queensland
2499431 Improved resistance to oat pathogens and abiotic stress management $1,500,000.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2013-06-01 South Australian Research and Development Institute
2499261 Identifying national opportunities for grains emissions mitigation and other environmental improvement, using LCA and the AusAgLCI $1,500,000.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2014-07-01 Department of Primary Industries, New South Wales
3183182 Mechanisms, evolution and inheritance of resistance $1,498,727.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-06-01 University of Adelaide
222302 Research Update Series - Southern Region $1,498,461.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2009-07-01 ORM Pty Ltd
3024132 Minimising the impact of soil compaction on crop yield $1,464,757.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2014-07-01 Western Australian Agriculture Authority (WAAA)
3370808 AVP1, PSTOL1 and NAS - Three high-value genes for higher wheat yield - International Wheat Yield Partnership $1,432,911.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2016-01-01 Australian Centre for Plant Functional Genomics
3371041-A1 Development of lupin molecular markers tagging yield QTL genes and yield-related phenology traits $1,420,000.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2014-06-30 Western Australian Agriculture Authority (WAAA)
3371113 Improving on-farm grain storage management practices through technical training and extension” $1,409,604.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-07-01 Primary Business
3184672 Improving on-farm grain storage management practices through technical training and extension $1,409,604.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-07-01 Primary Business
3324425 National Pest Information Service (NPIS) $1,400,000.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2014-07-01 Multiparty agreement. Lead Organisation: Queensland Department of Agriculture and Fisheries
3371134 Development of tools to accelerate nematode resistance gene deployment $1,375,000.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-07-01 University of Adelaide
3183152 Development of tools to accelerate nematode resistance gene deployment $1,375,000.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-07-01 University of Adelaide
3371046 The Provision of Field Trial Services for the National Variety Trials Program 2015/16 -2018/19 $1,343,120.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2016-03-31 Eurofins Agroscience Services Pty Ltd
3184212 Cereal and Pulse cultivar resistance ratings for the southern region $1,335,744.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-07-01 Victorian Department of Environment and Primary Industries
3371038 Cereal and Pulse cultivar resistance ratings for the Southern region $1,335,744.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-07-01 Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources (DEDJTR)
3370853 Genetic solution to crown rot in barley $1,301,262.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2016-06-30 CSIRO Agriculture Flagship
2441941 Managing Crop Disease - Improving chickpea pathogen resistance $1,299,000.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2013-06-01 New South Wales Department of Primary Industry and Investment
3370884 Maintaining profitable farming systems with retained stubble in Central West NSW $1,271,001.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2013-06-30 Central West Farming Systems
3371036 GRDC Grower Solutions Extension for the Northern Region (Central Queensland) $1,259,383.00Grains Research and Development Corporation 2015-07-01 Queensland Department of Agriculture and Fisheries