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Alternative proteins. Regenerative agriculture. The push toward zero. All loomed large in 2020.
December 11, 2020 by Jim Giles
The giant food company will pay a premium to farmers and suppliers that adopt healthier soil, biodiversity and cultivation practices.
December 7, 2020 by Heather Clancy
A new sort of environmental offset, the credits developed by GreenCollar go toward helping improve water quality near the Great Barrier Reef.
December 7, 2020 by Jesse Klein
Absorbing heat and carbon dioxide, the ocean has so far lessened the effects of climate change caused by greenhouse gas emissions.
December 4, 2020 by Emily Kelly
The challenge of reforming the way we manage the almost 1 billion acres of U.S. farmland can seem overwhelming, but we’re seeing the emergence of a suite of solutions that might be up to the job.
November 20, 2020 by Jim Giles
You have 30 seconds to urge the President-elect to focus on a particular issue. What would it be?
November 13, 2020 by Jim Giles
Here's what to look out for when buying soil or forestry carbon credits to decide which is better for your business.
November 4, 2020 by Jesse Klein
The benefits of regenerative agriculture might be clear to experts, but farmers still need help buying in and making changes.
October 29, 2020 by Jesse Klein
What makes wildfires particularly scary is the climate feedback effect; the more wildfires there are, the more they release carbon and fuel more climate change.
October 2, 2020 by Sarah Golden
An idea: Eat less meat and then, on the land that frees up, restore native ecosystems, such as forests, which draw down carbon.
September 25, 2020 by Jim Giles
In a world where everything from buildings to oatmeal can be dubbed 'regenerative,' does the word really mean anything?
September 8, 2020 by Joel Makower
As Hungarian biochemist Albert Szent-Gyorgyi said, 'Water is life’s matter and matrix, mother and medium. There is no life without water.'
August 28, 2020 by Nick Jeffries
The Regenerative Organic Certified program evaluates farms and producers at three tiers — bronze, silver and gold.
August 27, 2020 by Jared Kaufman
Agroforestry, the ancient practice of incorporating trees into farming, is one subset of regenerative agriculture,
August 10, 2020 by Stephanie Hanes
Part of Hala Tree Coffee Farm's initiative to move toward regenerative agriculture is helping other local farmers in Hawaii obtain organic certification.
July 30, 2020 by Jean Orlowski
The beauty company is accelerating its existing CSR initiatives while prioritizing the unique sustainability needs of its myriad brands.
July 27, 2020 by Heather Clancy
Plus, GreenBiz 30 Under 30 honorees chat up the value of patience and the rewards of prioritizing racial justice and equity within the food system.
July 24, 2020 by Heather Clancy
These three efforts are examples of solution that be scaled to address the disparities.
July 21, 2020 by Margaret O'Gorman
Soubeiran is the vice president of nature and water cycle at the French food giant. He shares the company's plans to move away from intensive farming practices in the pandemic era.
July 20, 2020 by Cecilia Keating
Plus, sound bites from three more 2020 GreenBiz 30 Under 30 honorees.
July 17, 2020 by Heather Clancy
July 16, 2020 by Akanksha Khatri
The company plans to launch a product line using leather sourced from operations that use practices to improve soil health, biodiversity and natural ecosystems.
June 19, 2020 by Deonna Anderson
There is tremendous opportunity for closing nutrient loops and shifting to a regenerative, distributed and healthier food system.
June 18, 2020 by Emma Chow
Policymakers need to better understand the value of natural capital like mangroves and other ecosystems that provide important benefits for communities.
June 17, 2020 by Jonathan Cook
A pilot in Iowa offers a glimpse into the future of carbon credit marketplaces.
June 15, 2020 by Heather Clancy