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» 19/04/2011 10:27:16 AM The call to critically look at the biofuel subsidies and mandate, number one on the list, .....
» 24/02/2011 3:08:21 PM Thank you Divergence.I am glad you all know it is stupid to use grain for biofuels. My que.....
» 23/02/2011 8:10:25 PM ‘And in an increasingly hungry world, converting grain into fuel for cars is not the way t.....
» 22/09/2010 2:12:08 PM With all these posts about letting them starve, I do not think you have seen the end resul.....
» 18/09/2010 6:00:17 PM A quick look at the economics of a grain ethanol plant such a the one at Dalby shows the f.....
» 18/09/2010 11:51:18 AM Rojo, I appreciate your comments and “It should come down to the best financial result for.....
» 17/09/2010 5:00:35 PM It may be of interest that the Gillard/ Windsor ethanol deal has seen the light of day. It.....
» 16/09/2010 8:56:07 AM A couple of comments on the discussion so far. Ethanol is not taxed as petrol is. The Fede.....
» 17/04/2010 4:57:42 PM Biofuels get a mention in this article. About seven percent of the two billion tonnes of g.....
» 18/11/2008 2:37:48 PM For our future transport fuels and greenhouse gas abatement we must make second generation.....
» 12/09/2008 9:34:07 AM Yabby, The grain biofuel industry around the world is being subsidised, protected, mandate.....
» 11/09/2008 1:04:44 PM I notice that the list of goals for the coming decade does not include limiting the quanti.....
» 14/07/2008 4:49:07 PM Marc, I would like to thank Oxfam on taking a public position questioning the grain biofue.....
» 29/06/2008 8:30:58 PM I accept your comments colinsett. I am just frustated with lower population advocates not .....
» 27/06/2008 4:49:26 PM But colinsett and Mr Right, a greater population is probably sustainable without the ever .....
» 20/06/2008 4:49:46 PM Country girl, I think farmers are on the cusp of getting a fair deal at last. If the short.....
» 20/06/2008 10:35:52 AM With grain ethanol suddenly using up to ten percent of the worlds grain I find it strange .....
» 10/06/2008 11:22:29 AM How does government subsidisation on the production of ethanol and biodiesel from grain fi.....
» 3/06/2008 2:46:41 PM 'The recovery of Australia’s wheat crop, currently being harvested, has caused a significa.....
» 2/06/2008 7:02:17 PM Alzo, It is too early to congratulate Rudd or Iemma A 38.143 cents per litre ethanol exci.....
» 21/04/2008 10:50:49 PM Hello Jim, Why is it legitimate for a bank or grocery store to pass on their costs to bor.....
» 16/03/2008 9:45:37 AM From some of the comments I can almost believe that the mandating of food to fuel is in fa.....
» 15/02/2008 10:01:30 AM Having just spend a depressing hour browsing the food to fuel question, noting that grain .....
» 11/02/2008 9:17:05 AM Great game last night (if you live on the Central Coast). Yabby, Bushbred, Colinsett, I w.....
» 9/02/2008 5:26:48 PM I am pleased that someone can see a way forward from the mess created by the grain to etha.....
» 6/01/2008 9:27:07 PM Yabby, the urban poor I refer to are the millions, perhaps billions of people crowding aro.....
» 5/01/2008 3:35:58 PM Yabby, increased grain production will be from more marginal land increasing the prospect .....
» 3/01/2008 10:18:17 PM I do not think this article appreciates the imminent effects of the fuel from food policie.....
» 3/12/2007 9:04:23 PM Grain ethanol as one of the main biofuels currently being promoted, mainly in the USA. We .....
» 11/06/2007 4:54:39 PM People are beginning to realise that climate change is a serious issue which, without a ‘m.....
» 15/04/2007 1:12:41 PM I agree with you DEMOS that a 'climate change' Party is not on. My main point was that ou.....
» 14/04/2007 7:41:01 PM People are beginning to realise that climate change is a serious issue which, without a ‘m.....
» 1/03/2007 8:40:38 PM CJMorgan, I think you will find that my target was ethnic groups, not their staff. If you .....
» 1/03/2007 9:17:06 AM Many of us have forebears who (with sincere apologies to the aborigines) cleared the land,.....
» 20/02/2007 9:30:32 PM From the lack of comment on the research described in this article, one would think it is .....
» 16/02/2007 10:05:56 AM Thank you for your comments but I was hoping people would comment on my main point that th.....
» 15/02/2007 8:26:15 AM People are beginning to realise that climate change is a serious issue which, without a ‘m.....
» 8/02/2007 2:51:16 PM As a layperson in the Global Warming debate I have read the recent IPCC Fourth Assessment .....
» 29/01/2007 3:53:30 PM Rhian, I argee with your sensible reply. Perhaps Rembrandt hails from Melbourne where agr.....
» 29/01/2007 12:51:52 PM Rembrandt, With Sydney in mind, the agricultural water is west of the mountains. Can we p.....
» 19/01/2007 11:25:52 PM Spot on, Peter McMahon. I would like to emphasize your nomination of economic fairness to.....
» 7/09/2006 10:31:41 PM I wrote the following when the 43 West Papuans arrived. I still think it makes sense. To.....
» 13/08/2006 1:40:49 PM Peter, great to see your optimism, I am following these post with interest. I have becom.....
» 7/08/2006 6:17:12 PM I know it is terrible for those involved but what is worrying me is where this current ‘sp.....
» 29/06/2006 10:56:24 AM I am all for a measured opening up of our country to the global marketplace. Comparative a.....
» 28/06/2006 10:57:11 AM Mirko, imported bananas may or may not carry a disease risk but professer's of law do not......
» 10/03/2006 4:04:15 PM For those who haven’t already done so, I think it would be enlightening for you to have a .....
» 20/02/2006 4:22:32 PM I found it a pity that articles are only 'alive' for a relativly short time. Some are wort.....
» 20/02/2006 4:05:15 PM It’s the price of water that is the problem. My urban water now costs 92.5 cents per kil.....
» 16/02/2006 5:02:02 PM Perseus, I have done my time chasing flies [flyblown sheep], driving tractors and I know t.....
» 16/02/2006 1:48:18 PM Ian, I also have my doubts as to the feasibility of kangaroo farming but in fairness to i.....
» 11/02/2006 1:33:41 PM Surely this discussion must be from a global perspective. Discussion about population grow.....
» 10/02/2006 3:45:04 PM Realist and its not easy being. Can you tell me what you are going to replace sunlight wi.....
» 9/02/2006 9:52:35 PM Perseus, your reply makes sense to me. It has me wondering how much environmental flow w.....
» 8/02/2006 9:50:55 PM Perseus, your views on environmental flows are attractive. However, if you nab all the wat.....
» 8/02/2006 9:18:27 PM David, a good overview of water use in agriculture. The retention of rain where it falls .....
» 29/01/2006 1:24:23 PM The Australian Electoral Commission tracks House of Reps. Minor party votes as to their La.....
» 18/01/2006 8:58:13 PM Audrey, When you say “it’s ultimately the reader that has to do the sifting - only morons.....
» 15/01/2006 8:16:59 PM To my understanding, factual reporting by the media is a cornerstone of democracy, essenti.....
» 12/01/2006 10:08:05 PM The evidence for who was responsible for the collision is inconclusive; both ships were pr.....
» 23/12/2005 2:52:36 PM Everybody is entitled to their opinion but I do find Greg Barns’ comment quite obnoxious. .....
» 29/08/2005 3:17:24 PM I think any Telstra sell off debate should be preceded with an attempt by all to reach a c.....

62 comments in total: 56 article comments, 6 general comments.

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