The Weekend West: Rangelands carbon role urged

WA's first ever Outback Carbon Farming Conference took place in August this year, sparking increased interest in the potential of carbon farming in the rangelands. In the wake of the conference, the Carbon and Rangelands Policy Working Group was formed, and they've now released their first report.

The report has found that carbon farming could be worth almost $200,000 each year to the average pastoral lease in the southern rangelands. The report garnered media coverage in The Weekend West's business pages - read the full article below.

By Rueben Hale, The Weekend West, 10 December 2016

Our Outback is an amazing place, but what makes it special is at risk. 

Help make Outback carbon farming a reality

Carbon farming is breathing life back into the Wheatbelt. But just over the fence in WA’s Outback, where it's needed most, it's not allowed.

Kent Broad has been a farmer all his life and he's seen first-hand the benefits that carbon farming has brought to WA's Wheatbelt - but the Outback is missing out.

Help make Outback carbon farming a reality - tell government today.

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