Think tank

Australian Farm Institute

Sydney, Australia

The Australian Farm Institute has been created to carry out this strategic role on behalf of Australian farmers. The Institute’s founders recognised that in order to successfully develop and promote policies that will benefit farmers, it is essential that those policies are soundly based, and are supported by rigorous and objective research. It's main objective is to enhance the economic and social wellbeing of farmers and the agricultural sector in Australia by conducting highly credible public policy research, and promoting the outcomes to policy-makers and the wider community.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.farminstitute.org.au/

Address:
Australian Farm Institute, Suite 73/61 Marlborough Street, Surry Hills, NSW 2010, Australia

Country:
Australia

Sub-region:
Australia and New Zealand

Areas of focus

Topics of research
Geographics of focus
Australia
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
2004
Age (years)
Australian Farm Institute
 17
Australia average
 33
Global average
 31
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Richard Heath
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2018): Richard Heath
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2016): Mick Keogh
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2016
Australian Farm Institute
 7
Australia average
 12
Global average
 216

Organisational performance

Publications
2015
Australian Farm Institute
 32
Australia average
 201
Global average
 156
Financials
2015
Australian Farm Institute
 $773,994
Australia average
 $4,247,636
Global average
 $55,910,158

Social

Twitter
Followers (2019)
Australian Farm Institute
 9,325
Australia average
 6,675
Global average
 15,113
Followers (2017)
Australian Farm Institute
 7,655
Followers (2016)
Australian Farm Institute
 7,218
Subscribers (2019)
Australian Farm Institute
 65
Australia average
 2,680
Global average
 5,924

Data notes

Last updated: 05/03/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Observatoire des Think Tanks Directory, Organisation´s website
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