HECS-style loan will encourage more carbon farmers: Menzies Research Centre report

Jamieson Murphy
By Jamieson Murphy
Updated February 15 2021 - 10:20pm, first published 10:15pm
GREEN DOLLARS: Once farmers establish what their baseline carbon measurements are, any improvements can be cashed in on in the future.

THE government could encourage more farmers to take advantage of carbon farming, helping both their bottom dollar and the nation's emission reduction goals, with a HECS-style loan, a report says.

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Jamieson Murphy

Jamieson Murphy

National Rural Affairs reporter

National Rural Affairs reporter, focusing on rural politics and issues. Whisper g'day mate to me at jamieson.murphy@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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