Despite the many jobs on offer, agriculture courses are struggling to attract students. A visionary curriculum is needed that is as exciting, diverse and challenging as the sector itself is becoming.
The National Farmers' Federation has called on the Morrison government to commit to net-zero greenhouse gas emission by 2050.
Food systems must be transformed to produce more nutritious food with a lower environmental footprint.
Governments on the African continent must increase their investment in research and development so that science can yield self-sufficiency.