Displaying items by tag: emissions

Tuesday, 10 March 2020 10:16

Farm emissions confusion

A leading farm consultant says farmers are becoming frustrated at the confusing advice they’re getting on how to deal with greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.

Published in General News
Thursday, 30 January 2020 09:14

Fonterra Te Awamutu site to go coal free

Fonterra is taking another step forward in its commitment to renewable energy.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 13 November 2019 10:55

‘Follow FAO in methane battle’

An Auckland company believes reducing enteric methane through productivity gains is the way to tackle green house gas emissions.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 06 November 2019 08:13

Realism or rhetoric? — Editorial

OPINION: In theory everyone is happy with the deal struck between the Government and the agricultural sector over emissions.

Published in Opinion
Friday, 27 September 2019 07:55

Out of the frying pan, into the fire

OPINION: New Zealand's heavy reliance on International Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS) credits makes us dangerously exposed to one of the world’s most volatile markets.

Published in Opinion
Wednesday, 17 October 2018 10:55

Good news coming for farmers on emissions

OPINION: I can now say with confidence that the conversation on agricultural emissions is in for a huge shake-up. 

Published in Opinion
Monday, 02 October 2017 13:55

Less replacements, less emissions

Lower replacement rates and higher body weight/lower stocking rates are the two most effective of five available ways of cutting dairy greenhouse gas emissions, a scientist has told a workshop for rural professionals.

Published in Farm Health
Wednesday, 11 January 2017 08:55

Emission reductions will have costs

News recently that hill country greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions are lower than previously estimated is ‘interesting’.

Published in Opinion
Tuesday, 27 December 2016 11:55

Emission reductions will have costs

News last month that hill country greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions are lower than previously estimated is ‘interesting’.

Published in Opinion
Tuesday, 01 November 2016 06:55

Sheep, beef to aid dairy in cutting emissions?

Will sheep and beef farmers in future grow trees to sell offsets to dairy under the Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS)?

Published in General News
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