Morrison government offers tax relief for farmers who work to lower carbon emissions

Karen Barlow
By Karen Barlow
Updated March 20 2022 - 8:18pm, first published 1:30pm
Agriculture Minister David Littleproud. Picture: Sitthixay Ditthavong

In a pre-budget sweetener designed to encourage climate-friendly land practices, the Morrison government is offering Australian farmers working to lower carbon emissions tax relief worth an estimated $100 million over four years.


Karen Barlow

Karen Barlow

Chief Political Correspondent

Karen Barlow is ACM's Chief Political Correspondent. Working in the federal press gallery, she investigates and writes about federal politics and government. She has an interest in integrity, leadership and social equity. She has covered two Olympics and been to Antarctica twice. Contact her on