Impacts of Leucaena plantations on greenhouse gas emissions in northern Australian cattle production systems

The Impacts of Leucaena plantations on greenhouse gas emissions in northern Australian cattle production systems project was conducted with steers grazing established Leucaena or grass pastures to determine the impact on herd scale methane emissions, productivity and rumen function. For more details, please refer to the final report summary and download the final report (B.CCH.6510) (PDF, 1.9 MB) from the Meat & Livestock Australia website.

When: 20 September 2012 to 18 September 2015

Contact: Dr Chris McSweeney, Dr Nigel Tomkins

Collaborator: CSIRO