Cargill launches new canola sustainability project

Gregor Heard
February 13 2024 - 6:00am
Ben Fargher, Cargill Asia Pacific environmental markets lead, believes the new SustainConnect program will be welcomed by growers. Photo supplied.
Ben Fargher, Cargill Asia Pacific environmental markets lead, believes the new SustainConnect program will be welcomed by growers. Photo supplied.

Following a series of successful pilot projects agribusiness giant Cargill is set to launch a sustainable agriculture program to run across the Australian canola industry.

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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