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Chapter 1

I Groping In A Strange Environment: 1788-1851

II Farmers Take The Initiative: 1851-1888

III Enter Education And Science: 1888-1927

IV Agricultural Science Pays Dividends: 1927-1987

V Examples Of Research And Development 1928-1988

VI International Aspects Of Agricultural Research

VII Future Prospects

VIII Acknowledgements



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In the preparation of this chapter the authors have been greatly assisted by many people and thank particularly: J. R. Allen, B. D. Booth, C. S. Christian, P. Laut, D. R. Lindsay, J. E Loneragan, E H. W. Morley, N. M. Tulloh, H. Newton Turner, and J. M. Vincent. Thanks are also due to the Victorian Department of Agriculture and Rural Affairs for the use of illustrations in Figs. 1-6 and to Calgene Pacific Ltd, in Fig. 7.

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