Producer-focused changes in carbon ecosystem services could unlock vast potential to sequester carbon in the heartland
Oct 27, 2022 08:00 EDT
LENEXA, Kan., October 27, 2022 (Newswire.com)
Farm Journal’s Trust In Food™ released its inaugural “Ready or Not? Ag Carbon Markets and U.S. Farmers” report, highlighting perspectives from 500 U.S. row crop producers on pathways and barriers to participating in carbon ecosystems.
The majority of farmers surveyed report serious concern about overcoming technical and financial roadblocks to success in carbon markets. Producers fear that costs will outweigh benefits; that ongoing compliance will require too high a burden; that existing…