Department of Agriculture and Water Resources

Department of Agriculture and Water Resources

The Climate Change Division of the Department of Agriculture and Water Resources manages Australian Government policies and programs to help primary industries and producers make choices and decisions to adapt and respond to climate change. 

Projects funded

Themesort descending Project Project Status
Carbon farming training for extension providers in the Extension and Outreach program Active
Increasing soil carbon in eastern Australian farming systems: linking management, nitrogen and productivity Archived
Enteric methane abatement strategies for ruminant production systems in south eastern Australia Archived
Enteric methane mitigation strategies through manipulation of feeding systems for ruminant production in southern Australia Archived
Improving nitrous oxide abatement in high rainfall cropping systems Archived
Mitigation of indirect greenhouse gases in intensive agricultural production systems with the use of inhibitors Archived
Reducing nitrous oxide emissions from applied nitrogen with nitrification inhibitors: identification of the key drivers of performance Archived
The use of inhibitors to improve nitrogen cycling and reduce nitrous oxide losses from intensively grazed pasture systems Archived
Decreasing nitrous oxide emissions in high rainfall legume / wheat cropping systems Archived
The potential of inhibitors for the mitigation of nitrous oxide emissions from animal production systems in south-eastern Australia Archived
Are nitrification inhibitors an economical choice to reduce nitrous oxide emissions under real farm scenarios? Active
Enhanced efficiency fertilisers as mitigation tools for reducing greenhouse gas emissions from intensive agricultural systems in Australia Archived
Adaptation of a range of wheat types to elevated atmospheric carbon dioxide concentration Archived
Australian Grains Free Air Carbon dioxide Enrichment (AGFACE) Active
Crop traits for productivity in a high carbon dioxide world under drought and heat Active
Crossing the threshold: adaptation tipping points for Australian fruit trees Archived
Mitigation and Adaptation for the Australian Dairy Industry Archived
Whole farm systems analysis of greenhouse gas abatement options for the southern Australian grazing industries Archived
Facilitation of improvement in systems modelling capacity for Carbon Farming Futures Archived
Dairy businesses for future climates Archived
Adaptation in the southern livestock industries: whole farm systems analysis of climate change impacts on the southern grazing industries Archived