'First Step' in Reducing Methane Emissions
The programme has been looking for new types of inhibitors of methane production from the rumen. This can be regarded as a first step in the process towards developing something that can be used on the farm. Peter Janssen, AgResearch
A team of AgResearch scientists has identified five compounds that reduce methane emissions from livestock by up to 90 per cent in initial short-term trials, providing a technology that could significantly reduce New Zealand’s greenhouse gas emissions.
Read more (external website)
29/04/15 | New Zealand scientists have identified animal-safe compounds that can reduce methane emissions...
Back to News