About the Joint Venture
AgriBio, Centre for AgriBioscience, is a joint initiative of the Victorian Government, through the Department of Environment and Primary Industries (DEPI), and La Trobe University (La Trobe).
DEPI and La Trobe have formed a Joint Venture, through the BRC Company, to invest in the development of AgriBio.
AgriBio ensures the delivery of high quality scientific research in Victoria through enhanced science programs, collaboration, increased research capability and attraction of world-leading scientists and collaborators.
AgriBio strengthens Victoria’s international reputation for plant, animal and microbial biosciences, and biosecurity research and diagnostics.
The project represents a further development of the biosciences industry in Victoria, Australia.