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SO WHAT HAPPENS TO THE CARBON TAX CREDITS WHERE FARMERS ARE PAID TO GROW TREES THAT CANNOT BE HARVESTED FOR 100 YEARS

IT IS difficult to imagine a more wretched waste of a colossal amount of money than paying farmers to plant trees that cannot be harvested for a century. The new Abbott government is sticking with its plan to spend $1.55 billion on the Carbon Farming Initiative (CFI), part of its policy of direct action to […]

September 23rd, 2013
Topic: CARBON CREDITS, TIMBER WOOD TREES Tags: , , ,

CARBON FARMING TO INCREASE YOUR $$$ YIELD FROM THE FARM

Carbon Credit Farmers?  Carbon Farming is bankable Wednesday, 30 Nov 2011 The Federal Parliament’s recently introduced ‘Carbon Farming Initiative’ creates an opportunity for farmers, foresters and landholders to take advantage of the carbon stored in their trees or soil. Landholders who reduce greenhouse gas emissions or sequester carbon through accredited practices may be able to […]

December 16th, 2011
Topic: CARBON CREDITS, Money & Investments Tags: , , , , ,

CARBON CREDITS TO THE FARMER & TIMBER/GRAZING

Timber, grazing and carbon management just a click away News release | 29 April, 2011 A new online tool for managing spotted gum forests is now available for private landholders to calculate their land’s carbon, timber and grazing productivity. The online resource works as a calculator, using specific data related to spotted gum native forest […]

May 19th, 2011
Topic: CARBON CREDITS, Money & Investments Tags: , , , , , , ,