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Petersham Unitarian Church seeks contributors for Earthday celebration - Athol Daily News

Wed, 01/24/2018 - 17:24

Athol Daily News

Petersham Unitarian Church seeks contributors for Earthday celebration
Athol Daily News
Environmental experts and local farmers will host workshops on various topics including carbon sequestration through soil development, and land use management. While there's no monetary charge for anyone who wants to set up a display, Fraser noted ...

Farmland could be used to sustainably offset America's entire carbon footprint—if the will exists - Quartz

Wed, 01/24/2018 - 17:09

Quartz

Farmland could be used to sustainably offset America's entire carbon footprint—if the will exists
Quartz
Soil carbon sequestration should make both sides of the mitigation vs. adaptation debate happy. Efforts to capitalize on this win-win solution need to be stepped up—and now. To do this, we needed to determine which areas in the world could contribute ...

Assistance available to agricultural producers through the ... - Newton Daily News

Wed, 01/24/2018 - 16:26

Assistance available to agricultural producers through the ...
Newton Daily News
DES MOINES — Agricultural producers wanting to enhance current conservation efforts are encouraged to apply for the Conservation Stewardship Program. Through CSP, USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service helps private landowners build their ...
Conservation fund applications due March 2 | Cape GazetteCapeGazette.com

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Trump Administration Rolls Back Climate Change Initiatives - Lexology

Wed, 01/24/2018 - 16:14

Trump Administration Rolls Back Climate Change Initiatives
Lexology
The administration also has proposed substantial cuts to the Department of Energy's Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy; cuts to NASA earth science missions, including missions to track the distribution of carbon dioxide emissions and to ...

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Farmers "need to stop being led by the nose" - Leitrim Observer

Wed, 01/24/2018 - 14:56

Farmers "need to stop being led by the nose"
Leitrim Observer
The Association also wants the abolition of the existing tax free incentive scheme for investment in forestry and want any carbon credits arising from carbon sequestration of farming land to belong to the actual farmers. Clear felling should be banned ...

11 recommendations to boost the Irish dairy sector – ICOS - Agriland

Wed, 01/24/2018 - 14:50

Agriland

11 recommendations to boost the Irish dairy sector – ICOS
Agriland
Promising innovations that need ongoing support include: extracting valorisation from agricultural manure; LIDAR imaging technology to measure carbon sequestration; innovative dietary strategies such as the role of seaweed in reducing methane emissions ...
Climate change funding needed for dairy sectorIrish Farmers Journal

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Program providing help to agricultural producers - YourGV.com

Wed, 01/24/2018 - 13:59

Program providing help to agricultural producers
YourGV.com
Through CSP, agricultural producers and forest landowners earn payments for actively managing, maintaining and expanding conservation activities like cover crops, buffer strips and pollinator and beneficial insect habitat — all while maintaining ...
Conservation fund applications due March 2CapeGazette.com

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Climate change funding needed for dairy sector - Irish Farmers Journal

Wed, 01/24/2018 - 13:42

Climate change funding needed for dairy sector
Irish Farmers Journal
The Irish Co-operative Organisation Society (ICOS) has called for increased funding for farmer advisory services targeted at addressing climate change and other sustainability challenges. The umbrella body for Irish co-ops launched a 40-page report ...

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Cows vs. Nuts: Who Gets to Be Called Milk, and Are They Climate Friendly? - InsideClimate News

Wed, 01/24/2018 - 08:06

InsideClimate News

Cows vs. Nuts: Who Gets to Be Called Milk, and Are They Climate Friendly?
InsideClimate News
We're talking about micro-organisms in the soil and carbon sequestration." That narrative, Richards hopes, will resonate with consumers in an increasingly crowded non-dairy milk universe: Plant, grain and nut-based milks now make up 10 percent of the ...

Producers Growing Carinata for Biofuel - No-Till Farmer (press release) (blog)

Wed, 01/24/2018 - 01:45

No-Till Farmer (press release) (blog)

Producers Growing Carinata for Biofuel
No-Till Farmer (press release) (blog)
... 50 percent less carbon emissions when used than petroleum fuel. The numbers are encouraging, and Klingenberg said this is something his company has worked toward for many years. “We work to supply carinata grain that meets the requirements of jet ...

The Current State of Agricultural Education - Modern Farmer

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 22:43

Modern Farmer

The Current State of Agricultural Education
Modern Farmer
Chandler Taylor-Henry, a sophomore at Dallas' Paul Quinn College, plants broccoli in the organic student-run farm on what used to be the school's football field. Misty Keasler. Once wellsprings of chemical innovation, our nation's colleges and ...

Carbon Capture and Sequestration Market Forecast to 2022 with Global Key Companies Profile, Supply, Demand, Cost ... - Austrian Tribune

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 21:28

Carbon Capture and Sequestration Market Forecast to 2022 with Global Key Companies Profile, Supply, Demand, Cost ...
Austrian Tribune
Carbon Capture and Sequestration Market Report cover detailed competitive outlook including the market share and company profiles of the key participants operating in the global market. The Carbon Capture and Sequestration market report provides an in ...

Beef's shrinking water footprint - Canadian Cattlemen

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 18:01

Canadian Cattlemen

Beef's shrinking water footprint
Canadian Cattlemen
Most of the land and water used for feed production is used by forage crops, which also help support ecosystem services like carbon sequestration, biodiversity and healthy watersheds. In many cases, keeping grass and cattle on the land is an ...

Cramer revives bill to boost carbon capture - E&E News

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 12:13

E&E News

Cramer revives bill to boost carbon capture
E&E News
CLIMATE. Cramer revives bill to boost carbon capture. Maxine Joselow, E&E News reporter. Published: Tuesday, January 23, 2018. North Dakota Republican Rep. Kevin Cramer, an early energy adviser to President Trump, reintroduced legislation last week to ...

Assistance available to agricultural producers through the Conservation Stewardship Program - Lynchburg News and Advance

Mon, 01/22/2018 - 22:36

Lynchburg News and Advance

Assistance available to agricultural producers through the Conservation Stewardship Program
Lynchburg News and Advance
Through CSP, agricultural producers and forest landowners earn payments for actively managing, maintaining, and expanding conservation activities like cover crops, buffer strips, and pollinator and beneficial insect habitat — all while maintaining ...

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Pope's message to Amazonia inspires hope, but will it bring action? - Mongabay.com

Mon, 01/22/2018 - 19:08

Mongabay.com

Pope's message to Amazonia inspires hope, but will it bring action?
Mongabay.com
To a relentless assault on a U.S-size region rich in natural resources, but on which the planet's wellbeing depends for carbon sequestration, weather regulation, regional and global climate stability, and an array of plant, animal, bird and insect life ...

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Oregon's Clean Energy Jobs Bill Is Poised for a Breakthrough - The Daily Score

Mon, 01/22/2018 - 15:04

The Daily Score

Oregon's Clean Energy Jobs Bill Is Poised for a Breakthrough
The Daily Score
Could 2018 be the year that Oregon and Washington join BC and California and make climate polluters pay? Jay Inslee, the governor of Washington, is pushing a carbon tax (more on that soon), and Oregon legislators are again considering legislation to ...

Meating the challenge: FAO chief calls for climate-smart food & sustainable protein - FoodNavigator.com

Mon, 01/22/2018 - 12:13

FoodNavigator.com

Meating the challenge: FAO chief calls for climate-smart food & sustainable protein
FoodNavigator.com
Secondly, pastures and permanent meadows, which cover one quarter of the Earth's land area and around 68% of the global agricultural area, have great potential for carbon sequestration and this should be maximised. Both under- and over-grazing can ...

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Big coal seeks taxpayer handouts for carbon storage - The Australian Financial Review

Mon, 01/22/2018 - 11:55

The Australian Financial Review

Big coal seeks taxpayer handouts for carbon storage
The Australian Financial Review
The coal industry has urged the federal government to invest more into "clean coal" and carbon storage projects, arguing it should receive as much research funding as the renewables sector. The calls from the International Energy Agency's Coal Industry ...

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Carbon Sequestration Market Competitive Landscape, Trends, Market Concentration Rate, Business Strategies 2022 - satPRnews (press release)

Mon, 01/22/2018 - 05:43

Carbon Sequestration Market Competitive Landscape, Trends, Market Concentration Rate, Business Strategies 2022
satPRnews (press release)
Carbon Sequestration Market Segment by Regions: – United States, EU, Japan, China, India, Southeast Asia. Carbon Sequestration Industry research report is a meticulous investigation of current scenario of the market, which covers several market ...

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