Carbon Farming Futures Australia 2011
|Name of policy||Carbon Farming Futures|
|Subnational region or state||—|
|City or local||—|
|Type of policy instrument|
|Policy description|| The Carbon Farming Futures program is ensuring that advances in land management technologies and techniques for emissions reduction and adaptation will lead to enhanced productivity and sustainable land use under a changing climate. These advances will allow farmers and land managers to benefit from the economic opportunities of the Carbon Farming Initiative (CFI) while assisting Australia in achieving its long term emission reduction targets. This program is now incorporated into the Emissions Reduction Fund.
Total project budget is $429 million until 2017.
|Date of decision||2011|
|Start date of implementation||—|
|End date of implementation||2017|
|Source or references||http://www.agriculture.gov.au/ag-farm-food/climatechange/carbonfarmingfutures|
|Is supported by policies|
|Comments (background and assessment)||Linked to the policy instrument|