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Farmers should be rewarded for all carbon, including soil, says Shaw

Thursday 3 Sep 20 8:00am

NZ must reconsider carbon stored in soils, says climate minister James Shaw

 

IF CLIMATE MINISTER James Shaw has his way, putting a carbon charge on agriculture should be as straight-forward as farmers doing a quick calculation to show whether they’re in the black or the red on greenhouse gas emissions.

Then they’ll reap the rewards or facing the consequences.

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