To prove the business case while inspiring others with living proof that carbon farming benefits farmers, the community and our environment.
To share our work amongst multiple stakeholders and collaborators in order to most rapidly advance the global soil carbon research and verification standardization process
To have multidisciplinary, verified science to support our farming practices; to work collaboratively as part of a growing body of farmers, researchers, businesses, policy makers and NGOs; to help support global work towards carbon drawdown objectives
Quick Carbon research
This summer a team of Skidmore College faculty and students collected hundreds of soil samples on the farm using their Quick Carbon technique. To learn more about their project check out the video below.
In October 2019 our team of researchers presented the work they have done on our farm over the past year.
Eric Toensmeier: A Global Toolkit of Perennial Crops & Regenerative Ag Proactices for Climate Change Mitigation & Food Security
USDA, NRCS: A Whole Farm & Ranch Greenhouse Gas Accounting System
Rodale Institute. "Regenerative Organic Agriculture and Climate Change:
A Down-to-Earth Solution to
Global network of climate leaders working to solve the climate crisis through urgent action
United Nations Commission on Trade & Development. 2013 Report:
"Wake Up Before It's Too Late."
National Center for Appropriate Technology: Climate Change & Sustainable Agriculture