Soil Carbon Bank Initiative for Farmers

Watch for a soil carbon bank initiative for farmers — https://thecounter.org/biden-transition-regenerative-agriculture-usda-carbon-bank-climate-21/ Plans to incentivize carbon sequestration on farm are not new to Congress or to the private sector but this …

World Food Day 2020

FAO’s slogan for World Food Day 2020 is “Grow, nourish, sustain. Together. — Our actions are our future.” And yet, the world is beset by geopolitical trade wars, COVID-19, an …

Global Ag Beware!

The CFTC (Commodity Futures Trading Commission) released a report on climate risk in the US financial system.  Of 53 recommendations, the cliffhanger is : “Climate change poses a major risk …

Weather Unkind to US Ag

Signs of climate change or not, erratic and unfavorable weather conditions in the US have not been kind to US ag this year. And politics has come to the rescue …