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Thinking 2040 - milk price, climate and cash


Harrison, M, Thinking 2040 - milk price, climate and cash, Tasmanian Dairy Conference 2016, 16 March 2016, Burnie, Australia (2016) [Plenary Presentation]


It has been a record breaking tough season, but this has followed some good years. In this interactive session, three farmers (Gary van der Drift, Grant Archer and Andy Jackman) and farming systems scientist (Dr Matthew Harrison) discuss Dairy Businesses for Future Climates research findings for Tasmania. What seasons can we expect in the future? Should our farm systems intensify, simplify or adaptů.and how? How can the dairy industry best manage increasing climate variability?

Item Details

Item Type:Plenary Presentation
Keywords:Dairy, extreme events, invited plenary presentation
Research Division:Agricultural, Veterinary and Food Sciences
Research Group:Agriculture, land and farm management
Research Field:Agricultural systems analysis and modelling
Objective Division:Animal Production and Animal Primary Products
Objective Group:Livestock raising
Objective Field:Dairy cattle
UTAS Author:Harrison, M (Associate Professor Matthew Harrison)
ID Code:107476
Year Published:2016
Deposited By:Tasmanian Institute of Agriculture
Deposited On:2016-03-17
Last Modified:2016-03-17

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