Life Cycle Assessment of a R Epresentative Dairy Farm with Limited Irrigation Pastures

@inproceedings{Chen2005LifeCA,
  title={Life Cycle Assessment of a R Epresentative Dairy Farm with Limited Irrigation Pastures},
  author={Guangnan Chen and Simon Orphant and Sarah J. Kenman and Robert G. Chataway},
  year={2005}
}
  • Guangnan Chen, Simon Orphant, +1 author Robert G. Chataway
  • Published 2005
The environmental impacts and the sustainable development of agricultural activities have been identified as a significant national issue. This paper presents an initial assessment of the life cycle impacts of a representative dairy farm with limited irrigation pastures using SimaPro. The functional unit is defined as the production of one litre of raw milk leaving at the farm gate. The input data is described and the limitation of current investigation is identified. It is shown that for this… CONTINUE READING
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