Canola pilot project looks to cut fertiliser emissions

Gregor Heard
March 27 2023 - 7:00pm
Nutrien is hoping its agronomic expertise coupled with Cargill's network of customers will help in a pilot project looking to reduce emissions in canola production systems. Photo courtesy of Nutrien.
Nutrien is hoping its agronomic expertise coupled with Cargill's network of customers will help in a pilot project looking to reduce emissions in canola production systems. Photo courtesy of Nutrien.

A JOINT project between Cargill, Nutrien and Riverina farmers will look to reduce carbon emissions by creating efficiencies in on-farm nutrient management.

Gregor Heard

Gregor Heard

National Grains Industry Reporter

Gregor Heard is ACM's national grains industry reporter, based in Horsham, Victoria. He has a wealth of knowledge surrounding the cropping sector through his 15 years in the role. Prior to that he was with the Fairfax network as a reporter with Stock & Land. Some of the major issues he has reported on during his time with the company include the deregulation of the export wheat market, the introduction of genetically modified crops and the fight to protect growers better from grain trader insolvencies. Still involved with the family farm he is passionate about rural Australia and its people and hopes to use his role to act as an advocate for those involved in the grain sector.

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