CSIRO calls for scientists to ‘rebuild trust’ with farmers

August 3rd, 2021

Countryman, Other, 02/08/2021, Adam Poulsen
A leading CSIRO agronomist has called for scientists to be more honest with farmers about uncertainties around climate change projections, claiming more needs to be done to “rebuild the trust that’s been lost”. CSIRO Agriculture and Food deputy director Dr Michael Robertson made the comments at the Grower Group Alliance’s annual forum in Perth last week, where he spoke about how best to engage with farmers on the thorny topic of adapting to climate change.

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