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Dr. Yujuan Li

PhD in Soil Ecology, BSc in Plant Pathology
Senior Lecturer - Horticultural Crop Protection
School of Health, Medical and Applied Sciences
Institute for Future Farming Systems
Bundaberg - Building 8, G.18
About Me

Dr Yujuan (Jady) Li has many years' experience in crop protection and soil health. She has strong expertise in nematode taxonomy and broad knowledge in plant pathology, soil biology and ecology. She actively engaged with various industry partners and academic groups to establish broad collaboration and career networks. Her research contribution to the industry has been recognized by receiving two awards and one mid-career research fellowship.

Recent Research Projects
Using sugarcane bagasse to develop cultivation substrate for high value Asian mushrooms (ICG001906)
From: 05/11/2021 to 04/11/2022
Grant: Competitive Grant (Category 2: Other Public Sector)
Funding Scheme: Department of Industry, Innovation & Science - Innovation Connections Researcher Placement
Total Funding: $49,925.00
Unite dragon fruit growers to strengthen industry governance and R&D capacity (PRJ-012776)
From: 26/03/2021 to 11/04/2022
Grant: Competitive Grant (Category 1: Aust Competitive Grant)
Funding Scheme: Agrifutures - Emerging Industries Funding 2020
Total Funding: $60,000.00
Hinkler Regional Deal - Agricultural Technology Facility
From: 30/06/2020 to 28/02/2023
Grant: Competitive Grant (Category 2: Other Public Sector)
Funding Scheme: Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources - Hinkler Regional Deal
Total Funding: $5,000,000.00
Integrated Pest Management of Nematodes in Sweetpotatoes
From: 15/06/2019 to 01/07/2023
Grant: Contract Research (Category 1: Aust Competitive Grant)
Funding Scheme: Horticulture Innovation Australia Limited
Total Funding: $25,000.00
Novel approaches for root-knot nematodes control
From: 20/11/2017 to 30/11/2021
Grant: Competitive Grant (Category 2: Other Public Sector)
Funding Scheme: Advance Queensland Research Fellowships
Total Funding: $300,000.00
Cloud Forest – A user tailorable platform for forestry data management
From: 15/01/2020 to 30/06/2021
Grant: Contract Research (Category 3: Industry and Other)
Funding Scheme: Dongen Science and Technology Co Ltd
Total Funding: $62,896.00
Develop biocontrol fungi agents to manage root-knot nematode in ginger
From: 01/06/2016 to 30/05/2017
Grant: Competitive Grant (Public)
Funding Scheme: Science and Innovation Awards for Young People in Agriculture, Fisheries and Forrestry
Total Funding: $19,994.22
Research Supervision

I am currently accredited for supervision in the following:

  • 3002 Agriculture, Land and Farm Management

At the level of Principal Supervisor

Current Capacity
I am currently available to supervise more research candidates
No Supervisions to display.
Research Interests
Agricultural And Veterinary Sciences

Horticultural Production - Horticultural Crop Protection (Pests, Diseases and Weeds)

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