Methane emissions

Cattle Australia says current GHG calculation methodologies risk policy missteps and unfair burdens on the beef industry. Photo: Mark Saunders.

Cattle Australia calls for beef emissions regulations upgrade

Peak body is calling for a rethink of greenhouse gas emissions calculations for the beef industry.

10 May 2024

New methane-reducing feed options may soon be available to producers. Credit: Pamela Lawson.

New research investigates methane-reducing lick blocks

Research looks at the potential of lick blocks for reducing methane while boosting production.

27 March 2024

 Agriculture is working hard to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions. Photo: Mark Saunders

Not all emissions are created equal

Ag wrongly accused of being an emissions bad boy

04 September 2023

 NFF labels LEAN's proposal to halve Ag methane emissions as "anti-farming"  . Photo Mark Saunders.

NFF raises concerns about "anti-farming" LEAN agenda

LEAN is pushing for ag methane emissions to be halved by 2030.

16 August 2023

 Immersion Group CEO Scott Elliott and Nissui Corporation Chief Executive Shingo Hamada. Image courtesy Immersion Group.

Japanese seafood business invests in Aussie red seaweed startup

Asparagopsis facility to be built in Geelong

25 May 2023

 Rumin8 managing director, David Messina, said Rumin8 had received considerable support from climate funds in its round 2 of seed funding. Image courtesy Rumin8.

Rumin8 secures multi-million dollar Phase 2 seed funding

Australian methane-reducing tech company raises $US 12 million

23 January 2023

 Christian Duff, General Manager – Genetic Improvement, Angus Australia, Sam Clark, Associate Professor in Animal Genetics – School of Environmental and Rural Science UNE and Tom Granleese, Animal Breeding and Genetics at NSW DPI. Image courtesy Angus Australia.

Eight thousand cattle to be breath-tested in $15 million collaborative project

New research will measure methane output and profit-driving traits

03 October 2022

Asparagopsis is now commercially available in Australia after its first sale this month. Image courtesy CSIRO

Asparagopsis now commercially available in Australia

Meat processor CirPro first buyer of seaweed supplement.

01 July 2022


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Maximise your nitrogen use efficiency

Losing nitrogen to the environment can be costly.


Safety first for the year ahead

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Precise and Productive Seeding Equipment

The success of next year's harvest begins now, with strong preparation and planning.

A growing series of reports, each focused on a key discussion point for the farming sector, brought to you by the Farming Ahead team.

A growing series of reports, each focused on a key discussion point for the farming sector, brought to you by the Farming Ahead team.


Research Report: Carbon Calculators (June 2024)

Farming Ahead's June Research Report compares two carbon calculators which can be used by grain growers.


Research Report: High Horsepower Tractors (May 2024)

Kondinin Group has rounded up some real broadacre muscle in this Research Report - looking at 447kW (600hp)-plus tractors.


Research Report: Sheds (April 2024)

Sheds play a vital role in farming, offering shelter and protection for people, machinery, livestock and valuable inputs like chemicals and fertiliser.


Research Report: Self-Propelled Sprayers (March 2024)

In this month’s Research Report, the Kondinin Group research team of Mark Saunders, Ben White and Josh Giumelli present the results of the latest round of self-propelled sprayer testing. The team traversed several states to round up six of the latest sprayers, which can cost upwards of $1 million each.