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The trick is reading farmers' minds, says scientist

Wednesday 6 Dec 17 10:00am


UNDERSTANDING†why farmers are not taking advantage of ways to make more money while cutting greenhouse gas emissions is critical to getting New Zealandís emissions down, says a leading scientist.

Agricultural Greenhouse Gas Research Consortium deputy director Dr Andy Reisinger says that in some places, horticulture is more profitable than dairying, yet there isnít a wholesale conversion of dairy farms into orchards.

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