Carbon and Agriculture

Grazing management and building soil carbon

Why soil carbon is important

The document is about the value of building soil carbon in grasslands for conventional livestock and cropping production purposes. It has nothing to do with the marketing of soil carbon, should such an opportunity ever emerge. For the purpose of the discussion ‘grasslands’ includes areas where annual grass crops such as oats and millet (ie either cool season or warm season species) are sown and actively managed for grazing.

Grazing principles and What not to do, click on the below link and find out about building carbon on your land.

Grazing and Soil Carbon.pdf

10 Ways to restore your land

Harness the power of 4 eco-system processes. Look down, not across your paddocks. Manage your property as a 'whole'.

  • Learn how to

  • Simplify your operations
  • Decrease reliance on inputs
  • Restore your land
  • Start achieving

  • Increased farm profitability
  • Increased family harmony
  • A positive ecological footprint