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Increasing energy efficiency in Australian protected cropping

Hunt, David. Increasing energy efficiency in Australian protected cropping. Lead Agency: Department of Primary Industries (NSW).

Project Start: 15 January 2010

Project End:31 May 2013

Abstract

Management of environmental emissions is a significant challenge and opportunity for all of horticulture, including the protected cropping sector. Energy is a significant input in controlled environment horticulture and an important source of environmental emissions.

Energy underlies this industry’s capacity to provide a consistent supply of fresh, quality, safe food in a changing global climate.

Item Type:Research in Progress
Research Location:Cleveland, Queensland.
DAF Project ID:4651
Subjects:Plant culture > Horticulture. Horticultural crops
Agriculture > Agriculture (General) > Agriculture and the environment
Contact Email:rip@deedi.qld.gov.au
Deposited On:27 Feb 2012 22:16
Last Modified:27 Feb 2012 22:16

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