Impact of increased climate variability on Australian feedlots
The Impact of increased climate variability on Australian feedlots project was undertaken to investigate the effects of possible future climate scenarios for each of the five major feedlot regions in Australia with a particular focus on management of effluent and water reticulation and on excessive heat load events (EHL).
For more details, please read the final report summary and download the final report (B.FLT.0147) (PDF, 5.3 MB) and final report appendices (PDF, 12.9 MB) from the Meat & Livestock Australia website.
When: 10 April 2012 to 31 August 2014
Contact: Nigel Perkins
Collaborators: AusVet Animal Health Services Pty Ltd, FSA Consulting, University of Southern Queensland, University of Queensland, Livestock and Property Management QLD, Herd Health Pty Ltd