A new research paper has been published on ‘Improved Milk Production from Supplementation of Swamp Buffalo with Molasses Nutrient Blocks Containing 10% Urea’. Click here to access the full paper written by Peter Windsor, Susan Martin, Syseng Khounsy, James Young, Peter Thomson and Russell Bush. Abstract Milk production from Asiatic swamp buffalo is a new enterprise…

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Original Article by Shell Shell today set out its strategy to accelerate its transformation into a provider of net-zero emissions energy products and services, powered by growth in its customer-facing businesses. A disciplined cash allocation framework and rigorous approach to driving down carbon emissions will deliver value for shareholders, customers and wider society. Shell also…

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Original Article by Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi, UAE – Following the purchase of 80,000 tonnes of Carbon Offsets in November, Etihad Airways is expanding its offset programme in collaboration with Shell. Separately, the airline is also setting up a guest programme to allow guests to purchase additional voluntary offsets. Shell’s nature-based carbon offsets Through its…

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Original Article by Mike Foley, Sydney Morning Herald Companies are buying up Australian carbon credits at an increasing rate even though they’re not required to offset their emissions under local laws, in what experts say is a bet on future international regulations. Market Advisory Group managing director Raphael Wood said investment in Australian carbon credits…

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Original article by The BPP ************************************ An exciting Business Partnerships Platform (BPP) partnership between Australian Agribusiness Four Seasons (4S), the University of Sydney and the Australian Government has led to a new carbon credit start-up with benefits for both smallholder farmers and the environment. The new business AgCoTech has been set-up by 4S to distributes medicated livestock feed blocks in return…

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This sixth biennial State of the Climate report has been released by the Australian Bureau of Meteorology and CSIRO. Link to report: http://www.bom.gov.au/state-of-the-climate/ The Bureau of Meteorology and CSIRO play an important role in monitoring, analysing and communicating observed and future changes in Australia’s climate. The report draws on the latest climate research, encompassing observations,…

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