Methanotrophs from natural ecosystems as biocontrol agents for ruminant methane emissions

The project Methanotrophs from natural ecosystems as biocontrol agents for ruminant methane emissions investigated methanotrophs and their potential to reduce methane emissions from extensive livestock in Australia. For more information, please read the final report summary and download the final report (B.CCH.1013) (PDF, 1.3 MB) from the Meat & Livestock Australia website.

When: 1 April 2009 to 1 December 2011

Contact: Dr Diane Ouwerkerk

Collaborator: Department of Agriculture and Fisheries, University of Queensland