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Food production in 2050

Food production in 2050

May 1, 2013 - A very well attended Industry Forum symposium entitled Food 2050 was held by the Institute of Agriculture of the University of Western Australia (UWA) on 10 April 2013. The challenge ...

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Fight for the Tarkine

Fight for the Tarkine

February 17, 2013 - Despite the Australian Heritage Council’s (AHC) recommendations, Tony Burke last week ruled out heritage listing for Tasmania’s Tarkine region – the only untouched temperate rainforest left standing in the southern ...

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Gilding on Global Crises

Gilding on Global Crises

November 15, 2012 - How prepared are you for the coming crises? A recent speech by Paul Gildings to business leaders is salient to all of us. Consistent with his recent book “the Great ...

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Tasmanian Forests Update

Tasmanian Forests Update

November 13, 2012 - After two years of intense negotiations, the Tasmanian forest peace talks between the environment movement and the timber industry, spectacularly collapsed over the weekend. Despite strong support for an outcome ...

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Children & Nature Seminar

Children & Nature Seminar

November 11, 2012 - ‘Children and Nature: Why they need each other’ was the title of a seminar held last week at the Royal Botanic Garden’s Australian Garden in Cranbourne, Melbourne. The speaker was ...

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