The Centre for Horticultural Science delivers improvements to productivity, profitability and sustainability of horticulture industries. Our world-class researchers drive innovation and industry adoption to increase the competitiveness of Australia’s horticultural industries globally.

We work in close collaboration with government, industry and growers to boost innovation, productivity and economic growth.

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Level 2, Queensland Bioscience Building #80, St Lucia

Centre Director 

  • Professor Neena Mitter

    Centre Director, Horticultural Science
    Queensland Alliance for Agriculture and Food Innovation
    Centre Director of Centre for Horticultural Science
    Centre for Horticultural Science

Emerging technologies

Capability leader:
Professor Neena Mitter


Horticultural crop breeding and agronomy

Capability leader


Plant protection

Capability leader