Estimated Suckler Beef Climate Scheme effect within the National GHG ‘Smart’ Inventory 

SG Thomson, Andrew P Moxey

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This project examined how measures proposed through the Suckler Beef Climate Group may impact on the smart greenhouse gas inventory for agriculture.  The emissions associated with Scottish suckler beef production in the National Atmospheric Emissions Inventory for agriculture was estimated and then the extent of emission reductions from various interventions assessed.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherThe Scottish Government
Commissioning bodyScottish Government
Number of pages11
Publication statusPrint publication - 18 Jan 2021


  • beef cattle
  • GHG emission intensity
  • GHG emissions
  • GHG mitigation
  • National Inventory
  • Suckler Beef Climate Group
  • Scotland
  • Scottish Government
  • methane
  • CO2e
  • Suckler beef
  • Suckler herd
  • reduction
  • climate change


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