18-07-2014 09:55 AM | Australia

Cattle company to keep carbon farming despite market uncertainty

The Tipperary Group will continue its carbon farming project in the Northern Territory, despite the market uncertainty caused by the scrapping of the carbon tax.

Last year, Tipperary Group, become the first cattle company in Australia to earn carbon credits under the savanna burning methodology, earning over 26,000 credits valued at around $500,000.

The group's general manager, David Warriner, says the company has already been paid this year for its burning program, but the shift in policy by the Abbott Government has created a lot of uncertainties going forward.
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