Farming profitability through climate change
Monday, 3 October 2011 12:00 p.m.
Maintaining farm productivity and profits in an uncertain climate
A seminar for anyone interested in agriculture, climate and New Zealand's future
Dr Jim Salinger presents the latest information on climate
change science and its impacts on New Zealand farming and
communities and at a local level.
Rod Oram discusses emissions trading and compare New Zealand's climate change targets with our trading partners' targets, and what this means for agricultural trade.
Professor Caroline Saunders' material covers what climate change means for agricultural trade and what practical and cost-effective steps farmers can take to reduce their emissions while improving their economic viability and business opportunities in a changing world.