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.


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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