Research, Development and Extension
Australian Council of Prawn Fisheries Ltd (ACPF) manages approximately 50% of prawn fishery’s Research and Development funds on their behalf.
ACPF’s main research partner is currently Fisheries Research and Development Corporation. An agreement to co-fund strategic prawn relevant research was entered into in June 2016 and extends to 2020.
ACPF invests according to an agreed Strategic Research, Development and Extension (RD&E) Plan that extends from 2016 to 2020.