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    On the road to carbon-neutral farming: Albany workshop

    Join us to find out how South Coast producers can get involved. 

    Producers, landholders, advisors and others involved in agriculture are invited to join us on 20 March to find out about measuring whole-of-farm emissions, increasing carbon storage on farm, the benefits to farming businesses, and accessing carbon farming opportunities.

    In this workshop landholders will also learn about carbon farming, and how the Carbon Farming and Land Restoration Program (CF-LRP) can assist with starting a Carbon Farming project.

    WHAT: On the road to carbon-neutral farming: Albany workshop

    WHEN: Wednesday 20 March 2024

    WHERE: DPIRD Albany Office   444 Albany Highway, Albany WA

    TIME: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Come at 8:30 am for registration. Both morning tea and a light lunch will also be provided. 

    Cost: Free registration via this link or e-mail (below)

    The Carbon Farming team will be available afterward for an informal chat.

    TOPICS FOR DISCUSSION:

      • Global shifts, local impact  |  Why consider carbon neutrality or carbon farming?
      • Whole-of-farm emissions and market opportunities
      • New research on sustainably reducing carbon emissions in the livestock sector
      • Starting a carbon farming project | What to consider, project planning and methods
      • The experience of producers who have started on the road to carbon neutrality
      • Available support and tools | From beginners to ready-to-go
      • How to apply for the WA Carbon Farming and Land Restoration Program


    The workshop is co-hosted by South Coast NRM and the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD) Carbon Farming team.

    South Coast NRM is a partner in Meat & Livestock Australia’s Carbon Storage Partnership, which seeks to explore and develop pathways to carbon neutral red meat production by 2030 (CN30).


    For more information, contact

    DPIRD Carbon Farming   carbonfarming@dpird.wa.gov.au

    Suzannah Macbeth, South Coast NRM  |  suzannahm@southcoastnrm.com.au   |   08 9845 8537 



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