Program Update

Program Update

A framework for quantifying ecosystem services

Ensuring significant emissions reductions from agricultural production is a central aim for the Midwest Row Crop Collaborative’s work in the next decade; members are working to reduce on-farm greenhouse gas emissions in the Midwest row crop supply chain by 7 million metric tons by 2030. While research tells…

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Growing momentum at pivotal point for agriculture

If 2020 was marked by its disruption for the food and agricultural system and our wider society, how might we characterize this past year? Given a little distance from 2021 and—with the help of a review of Midwest Row Crop Collaborative’s accomplishments—I remain struck by the momentum MRCC has built…

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Financing Nature: Unlocking Solutions for Regenerative Agriculture  

As part of Climate Week NYC, HSBC hosted a series of virtual events to help businesses navigate net zero, accelerate climate action, and assess progress ahead of COP26. One of the sessions, Financing Nature: Unlocking Solutions for Regenerative Agriculture, featured Christine Daugherty, VP of Global Sustainable…

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Midwest Row Crop Collaborative announces new 2030 goals

Established in 2016, the Midwest Row Crop Collaborative (MRCC) represents an important place-based initiative for regenerative agriculture in the Midwest row crop system that is working to realize a future where the food and feed grown not only provides benefits to nourish our bodies, but…