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'Tasmanian beef producers seek to tackle climate crisis with 'carbon positive' farming' interview by Pip Courtney

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Harrison, MT and Trethewey, S and Trethewey, S and Wills, E, 'Tasmanian beef producers seek to tackle climate crisis with 'carbon positive' farming' interview by Pip Courtney, ABC News, Australian Broadcasting Corporation, Online, 6 November 2021 (2021) [Media Interview]


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Abstract

Australia's red meat industry has set a bold goal of being carbon neutral by 2030.

But Tasmanian graziers Sam and Steph Trethewey want to go beyond neutral and sequester more carbon than their beef operation emits.

They call it carbon positive.

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Item Type:Media Interview
Keywords:beef, dairy, climate change, adaptation, carbon, net-zero, carbon-neutral, animals, livestock, soil carbon, greenhouse gas emissions, manture, dung beetles, feed, profitability, sustainability, pasture, farming, soil health, agro-ecological
Research Division:Environmental Sciences
Research Group:Climate change impacts and adaptation
Research Field:Human impacts of climate change and human adaptation
Objective Division:Animal Production and Animal Primary Products
Objective Group:Other animal production and animal primary products
Objective Field:Animal adaptation to climate change
UTAS Author:Harrison, MT (Associate Professor Matthew Harrison)
ID Code:150030
Year Published:2021
Deposited By:TIA - Research Institute
Deposited On:2022-05-12
Last Modified:2022-05-12
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