"Given me a much better understanding of the whole carbon marketing system"
Field Day, 7 July 2015
The carbon farming
½ DAY FIELD TRIP
(Coach departs from Albury Entertainment Centre at 8.30 am sharp)
Tuesday 7th July 2015
Proudly presented by Carbon Farmers of Australia and hosted by Gillian Taylor
This ½ Day Field Trip is just part of the 2015 National Carbon Farming 4 day Event, and precedes and complements the 2 day Carbon Farming Conference.
The full Suite of Events over 4 days is designed to be a holistic education program to enable farmers and others to understand how the Emissions Reduction Fund (ERF) may work for farmers, what is now allowable, timeframes for implementation and building a new industry at a time when farmers are calling out for diversity of income.
INNOVATIONS IN CARBON FARMING
This half day Field Day will showcase innovative solutions for measuring/monitoring and increasing Carbon in agricultural soils and the Land Sector for the purpose of entering the Carbon Markets.PROGRAM
|TUESDAY 7TH JULY 2015|
|Coach departs for ‘Bibbaringa’
|INTRODUCTION AND WELCOME TO BIBBARINGA
|DEMONSTRATION of SOIL TESTING for SOIL CARBON
Soil Carbon Method a Reality - WHAT is required to test for Soil C under the method?
Methods are very specific – how does this one work?
|SITE VISIT - NATURAL SEQUENCE FARMING SITE.
|SITE VISIT - ERF COMPLIANT TREE PLANTING.
|Afternoon Tea is served in THE SHED
|DEMONSTRATION of the new ‘Soilkee Renovator’.
Speaker: Dr Maarten Stapper - BioLogical Foods