Integrating renewable energy in irrigation
Session 8c Power up – the road to renewables
Wednesday August 08 at 8:30 am
An experienced agricultural economist, Janine Powell has most recently been investigating the feasibility of integrating renewable energy into irrigation systems. As a broad acre irrigation farmer in the Namoi Valley Janine is keenly aware of the challenges in managing farming risk, as a research economist she aims to find practical solutions that can both reduce risk and maximise profit.