Farmers see chances in carbon farming but must be market-led

In practice, by using various agricultural methods ranging from crop rotation, cover crops, and reduced tillage to precision nitrogen application, farmers aim to contribute to tackling climate change

Agriculture stakeholders see a shift towards carbon farming in the European Union positively but emphasise that details over financial incentives…

Full text: https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/farmers-see-chances-in-carbon-farming-but-must-be-market-led/

Author

Sarantis Michalopoulos

Source

Euractiv, 2021-11-09.

Supplier

Bayer AG
Copa-Cogeca
EU farmers and cooperatives’ association Copa-Cogeca
European Commission
European Environmental Bureau (EEB)
European Union
Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)

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