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Pasture genebank established

Federal Department of Agriculture |2 December 2014 South Australia is set to secure Australia’s rich pastoral heritage and ensure future farming success as the host of the Australian Pastures Genebank. Minister for Agriculture, Barnaby Joyce, said the genebank would be located at the Plant Research Centre at Waite Campus, and would preserve more than 70,000 [...]

2019-02-07T13:59:01+10:30December 3rd, 2014|Land management, Sustainability|0 Comments

Carbon Mapping

ABC Rural March 26, 2014  Tasmanian Country Hour  Jane Ryan The carbon content of Australia’s soil has been mapped in incredible detail for the first time. Carbon levels have been estimated across every 90 by 90 metre square of the country using soil sampling data and modelling. Lead researcher on the CSIRO project, Dr Raphael [...]

2019-02-07T13:59:01+10:30June 22nd, 2014|Land management|0 Comments