Littleproud funds $750K towards FNQ compost project

Yesterday, Hon David Littleproud MP awarded Regional Development Australia Far North Queensland & Torres Strait (RDA FNQ&TS) $750,000 over the next three years to undertake research/analysis and a feasibility study into the commercial production of green-waste compost for commercial use in agriculture.
“This project has the potential to provide substantial benefits to growers whilst reducing the use of chemical fertilisers and sediment runoff to the Great Barrier Reef”, said RDA FNQ&TS Chair, David Kempton.

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