Tag: bio-security

Biomass recycling: sustainable energy production and nutrient recovery for the future.
Bio-Security Economics Energy Environment Nation Building Sustainability

Biomass recycling: sustainable energy production and nutrient recovery for the future.

The sun provides most of the energy used on the Earth. If we think beyond solar panels for making electricity: biological energy, such as sugars produced by photosynthesis in plants, sustains just about all of life on Earth. In the process, carbon dioxide is used and oxygen is produced. We […]

Who’s selling out Australia & food shortages
Bio-Security Economics Governance Nation Building Sustainability Transport

Who’s selling out Australia & food shortages

  Food shortages: caused by population growth (particularly amongst the Arab nations and Asian counties such as South Korea, China, India and Singapore), loss of agricultural land due to increased urbanisation, increased use of agricultural land to produce bio-fuels and climate change, are a serious challenge facing mankind currently and […]

Nation Building – food – salinity and weed control
Bio-Security Economics Environment Nation Building Sustainability

Nation Building – food – salinity and weed control

  Salinity and weed control are increasingly reducing our capacity in agriculture. In order to meet increased need for agriculture due to population growth, decimation of land due to population growth and reduced agricultural production due to increased severe weather conditions due to global warming. “Dryland salinity currently affects about […]