How Climate-Smart Commodities Will Drive Sustainable Produce

Data collection, management, and validation will require third parties to be trusted liaisons between producers and buyers. USDA’s $1-billion Partnerships for Climate-Smart Commodities Program will require new infrastructure so production systems can measure and monitor on-farm activity to create transparency and authenticity behind climate claims. Input companies and technology providers play a role in supporting […]

Climate-Friendly Rice Provides Missouri Farmer Price Premium, New Carbon Credit Income

McKaskle Family Farm finds ways to prove additionality in its long-standing regenerative operation. Steve McKaskle of McKaskle Family Farm says the best way to survive the future is to create it, and that’s why he’s on the bleeding edge of agronomic practices that fit into a larger vision he has for U.S. agriculture.   “American […]

3 Can’t-Miss Sessions At 2022 Trust In Food Symposium In Nashville

If you are permitted to travel for business this winter and feel comfortable doing so, I hope you’ll consider joining me and the Trust In Food team at our fifth annual Symposium happening Feb. 14-16 in Nashville. This year’s theme is “Climate-Smart State Of Mind: Partnering For Progress,” a nod to the national conversation about […]

Wisconsin Farmer Brad Clark Shares Climate Positive Tips For Producers, Trusted Advisers

The dairy and row-crop farmer will speak at a free virtual Corteva event Nov. 17, 2021, focused on connecting farmers to consumers with regenerative agriculture. A series of extreme rains prompted Wisconsin farmer Brad Clark to change the way he operates and begin integrating more regenerative practices. The transition began three years ago on the […]