Fonterra's on-farm seaweed trial

Marian Macdonald
By Marian Macdonald
July 21 2020 - 12:00am
METHANE BUSTER: Asparagopsis seaweed will be used in a Tasmanian on-farm trial by Fonterra to measure its impact on methane in a real herd.

Fonterra is partnering with Sea Forest to see if using seaweed in stockfeed can reduce emissions from commercial dairy herds.

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Marian Macdonald

Marian Macdonald

National rural property writer

Writing for farmers in the Stock & Land, The Land, Queensland Country Life, Stock Journal and FarmWeekly, farming in Gippsland.

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