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Charcoal industry glowing brighter in Melanesia

Charcoal industry glowing brighter in Melanesia

Updated 2 December 2013, 10:39 AEDT

It's hard to imagine a village in Melanesia without thinking of the smell of burning firewood.

But that could well be the future if more people adopt charcoal production.

One group trying to encourage more locals to use this new technology is the Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research.

Presenter:Sam Bolitho

Speaker:Tony Bartlett, Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research

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