This project focuses on three Māori Collectives, and investigates:
This report concentrates on the first objective, namely the modelling at the individual farm level.
The three Collectives were:
All the individual farms were visited, and discussions held with Governance and management as to greenhouse gas issues, likely scenarios to be modelled, and best opportunities within the farm as to land use change.
The modelling involved three distinct aspects; farm system change, land use change into forestry, and land use change into either arable cropping or permanent horticulture.
The details of the modelling for each farm are outlined in the report. A summary of the results are available to download in the report.