GRDC Update: Sustainability pull expected as 2030 nears

Export customers are expected to up their call for grain with sustainability credentials as self-imposed targets to lower emissions by 2030 near…Read More

Liz Wells, March 4, 2024

Growing flock at Tolga Farm bucks WA trend

Tolga Farm is producing Certified Sustainable grain and lifting sheep numbers to show that lower inputs can co-exist with profitability in mixed farming. ..Read More

Liz Wells, February 21, 2024

Cargill launches SustainConnect for canola

Ahead of planting of the 2024-25 crop, Cargill is offering canola growers a $25/ha incentive for adhering to practises which lower carbon emissions. ..Read More

Liz Wells, February 12, 2024

Zero Net Emissions Ag CRC takes shape

The Federal Government has established the Zero Net Emissions Ag CRC with a contribution of $87M, making it the largest CRC in the program’s history…Read More

Grain Central, January 17, 2024

Govt opens ag consultation with net zero in sight

Consultation has opened on how the agriculture and land sectors can play a part in the Albanese Government’s economy-wide Net Zero 2050 Plan…Read More

Grain Central, November 8, 2023

Study points to opportunity for cheaper soil-carbon testing

University of Sydney researchers have found the use of satellite imagery, combined with proximal sensing on the ground, is the best method to reduce the cost of soil organic carbon testing…Read More

Grain Central, September 25, 2023

Fertilizer Australia hands white paper to govt

Fertilizer Australia has presented a white paper to the Federal Government which asks it to consider a subsidy for nitrogen inhibitors as a means of helping to reduce emissions without impacting agricultural productivity…Read More

Grain Central, September 21, 2023

CBH joins Blue Visby project to trim shipping emissions

THE CBH Group last month announced it had joined a consortium of companies participating in the Blue Visby project, which supports research into solutions that help reduce the international shipping..Read More

Grain Central, September 4, 2023

Hiringa, Sundown get $35.8M for green energy project

Hiringa Energy and Sundown Pastoral Company are receiving NSW Government funds for a green energy project which will produce hydrogen and fertiliser. ..Read More

Grain Central, August 17, 2023

Eckard says exporting Australia should heed corporate targets

Professor Richard Eckard shared his insights into where cropping is heading in relation to carbon at the Cotton Collective in Toowoomba last week…Read More

Liz Wells, August 11, 2023

CBH gets 10,000t malting barley certified as carbon neutral

CBH Group has become the first grain marketer in Australia to achieve carbon-neutral certification for a product under the Federal Government’s Climate Active program…Read More

Grain Central, August 3, 2023

RLF AgTech project joins CER register, CBA alliance inked

RLF’s Hillston project is on the CER register as the company enters into an alliance with the Commonwealth Bank to develop ACCUs. ..Read More

Grain Central, July 31, 2023

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