Presentation on theme: "1 Chipper Harvester for Small Trees. 2 Mallee Eucalypt production for bioenergy – research and harvesting Paul Turnbull Woody Crops Program Leader The."— Presentation transcript:
2 Mallee Eucalypt production for bioenergy – research and harvesting Paul Turnbull Woody Crops Program Leader The Future Farm Industries CRC Department of Primary Industries Paul.Turnbull@dpi.vic.gov.au Ph 0409 402 179 Presented at Farm Forestry and Firewood Machinery Expo 8 April 2011
19 Products: 1.Biofuel or Bioenergy 2.Biochar 3.Cineole 4.Co-products and biomaterials 5.Sequestered carbon Woody crop production Processing Harvest Chip Harvesting – supply chain to processing Transport
20 Surface run-off or water harvest Perched or seasonal groundwater flow Boundary to zone of permanently moist subsoil Leakage into root zone ~20m7m ~20m >10m Water capture by mallee belts Woody crop belt Rainfall Open paddock under annual crop Lateral root or competition zone Deep permanent groundwater table Groundwater influx to root zone??