The Australian Government has announced that it will invest $3 million in funding for the Future Oysters Cooperative Research Centre Project (CRC-P).
The Yield is excited to be an industry partner to the project. We will provide our high quality data service to support researchers and provide a pathway to commercialisation for more rapid impact of research outcomes.
Part of the project is focusing on developing disease prediction models based on environmental factors. The key diseases that the project will be looking at are Pacific Oysters Mortality Syndrome (POMS), Winter Mortality and QX-virus in Sydney Rock Oysters and Pacific Oysters.