Impact

Climate Farmland Investment Impact

Emissions accounts for fund verified

The emissions accounts for the Australian Farmlands Fund in the 2021 Financial Year have been officially verified. The accounts underwent an audit and verification process by a licensed third party to ensure emissions calculations were accurate and reported in line with the GHG Protocol. Emissions in the accounts of the Australian Farmlands Fund include scope […]


by Kilter Rural • November 23, 2021
Climate General Impact Investment

Kilter’s in Support of COP26 Glasgow

This week marks the start of COP26 in Glasgow. The summit is the 26th conference of parties under the 1992 United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), and the first major international climate change conference since the Paris agreement in 2015. At the conference, all attending nations are expected to sign up to stronger […]


by Kilter Rural • November 3, 2021
Climate Impact Media

Kilter Rural signs on to “Together We Can”

Friday October 22, 2021 Kilter Rural signs on to “Together We Can” On the eve of COP26 in Glasgow, major Australian agricultural company Kilter Rural has signed on to the growing “Together We Can” campaign, an alliance of Australian business, health, indigenous, environmental and civil society organisations pushing for more action to be taken nationally […]


by Kilter Rural • October 22, 2021
Farmland Investment Impact

Direct seeding at Australian Farmlands Fund dedicates 220ha to biodiversity

During August and September, the Australian Farmlands Fund has direct-seeded another 105ha of native vegetation. There is now 220ha of landscape dedicated to biodiversity, embedding carbon in the landscape and building landscape resilience in the face of climate change.


by Kilter Rural • September 20, 2021
Farmland Investment General Impact

Australian Farmlands Fund shows results in water usage

The sustainable management of Australian Farmlands Funds’ diverse agricultural and water portfolio focuses on regenerative practices and sustainable use of resources in the face of climate-related risks. The product of these practices is evident in the Fund’s leadership in water-use efficiency at the nexus of the land and water portfolios.   Crops grown over FY21 at […]


by Kilter Rural • September 16, 2021
Farmland Investment General Impact

Responsible Investment Association Australasia’s (RIAA)  report released

The Australian Farmlands Fund is proud to support the launch of Responsible Investment Association Australasia’s (RIAA) Annual Responsible Investment Benchmark Report this month. The Funds have been actively involved with RIAA since inception, and are certified by RIAA’s Responsible Investment program. As one of the leading impact investors in Australian agriculture, Kilter closely monitors the performance of […]


by Kilter Rural • September 10, 2021
Farmland Investment General Impact

New soil condition methodology accredited by Accounting for Nature.

In August, Kilter Rural received accreditation for its soil condition assessment methodology. It is the second methodology Kilter Rural has approved under the Accounting for Nature (AfN) framework. This soil method is developed in collaboration with our long-time technical soils partner Regen Soils. The method is uniquely designed not just to score the condition of our soils […]


by Kilter Rural • September 10, 2021
Farmland Investment General Impact

Kilter becomes an official supporter of the TCFD

In a significant step-up for the Kilter Australian Farmlands Funds (KAFF), Kilter has become an official supporter of the Task Force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosures (TCFD). The TCFD released their recommendations in 2017, providing guidance on disclosing reliable information on financial institutions’ exposure to climate-related risks and opportunities. In addition to becoming an official supporter, Kilter has […]


by Kilter Rural • August 18, 2021
Girgarre Botanic Gardens
General Impact

Fostering strong rural communities

The Gargarro Botanic Garden will see the creation of a unique and world-class botanical installation, representing the premier regional botanic gardens destination in Australia, and the jewel in the crown of the Campaspe region. Kilter Rural is proud to support the project and the community of Girgarre. This year Kilter has committed a donation to the project. Kilter aims to foster […]


by Kilter Rural • June 21, 2021
Farmland Investment General Impact

KAFF Soil Carbon Project Approved

June saw the Australian Farmlands Fund’s first soil carbon project successfully registered with the Emissions Reduction Fund(ERF), under the name Kilter Rural Lower Goulburn Soil Carbon Project. The project was registered under the ERF’s Measurement of Soil Carbon in Agricultural Systems Methodology and covers almost 200ha of irrigated cropland. It is among the first soil carbon projects to […]


by Kilter Rural • June 21, 2021