June 24, 2011   •   News

Contestable international livestock emissions research fund launched by New Zealand

ew Zealand has established a contestable, international fund worth NZ$25 million to support research on mitigating greenhouse gas emissions from pastoral farming.

New Zealand Agriculture Minister David Carter announced the New Zealand Fund for Global Partnerships in Livestock Emissions Research at the inaugural ministerial meeting of the Global Research Alliance in Rome on 24 June 2011.

Read more about the fund and how to apply at the New Zealand Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry website.