Dr Peter Stone

Research Director

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Peter Stone is a Research Program Director at CSIRO, and leads CSIRO’s work on the development of northern Australia. His work history includes farm management, food industry consulting and grain marketing. He has worked as a research agronomist throughout Australia and overseas.

His most recent research has focused on identifying the scale and location of opportunities for developing northern Australia. This has included projects such as the Northern Australia Land and Water Science Review, the Flinders-Gilbert Agricultural Resource Assessment, and work relating to mosaic irrigation, land tenure and transport logistics.

Academic Qualifications

  • 2013

    Australian Institute of Company Directors

  • 1996

    Doctor of Philosophy (Crop Physiology)
    University of Melbourne

  • 1991

    Master of Agricultural Science (Agronomy)
    University of Melbourne

  • 1988

    Bachelor of Agricultural Science (Economics)
    University of Melbourne


We have publications by Dr Peter Stone
For more publications, please see Google Scholar: vlUhU44AAAAJ Researcher ID: B-9569-2011