Tuesday, 15 January 2013The call for abstracts for the NCCARF Climate Adaptation Conference is now open.
Monday, 14 January 2013
Monday, 14 January 2013Food production in Australia is challenging. Why? Because our soils are largely ancient and infertile, and our climate is variable and frequently harsh. Many food producing regions are degraded through soil erosion, acidification and salinity.
Monday, 7 January 2013For most of us, preparing for the future means having a retirement fund and health coverage, choosing our preferred tree change or sea change option and keeping on the good side of the relatives who will eventually pick out our nursing home.
Wednesday, 12 December 2012Richard Stone is a catchment officer at the Southern Rivers Catchment Management Authority, and one of 16 young leaders participating in PIARN Master Class program for 2012-13.
Wednesday, 12 December 2012A paper published by the Office of the Chief Scientist examines Australian agricultural production and our role in global food security.
Tuesday, 11 December 2012The wheat-growing areas of Western Australia experienced substantial climate change (particularly rainfall decline) during the 20th century. However, the resulting impacts on wheat yields were negligible, even after factoring out changes in technology and prices.
Monday, 10 December 2012