How young California ranchers are finding new ways to raise livestock and improve the land

February 26, 2020 by  
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Because these first-generation farmers are starting from scratch, many of them do not view their practices as adapting. They see the techniques they use as central elements of a new kind of ranching.

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Soil carbon is a valuable resource but not all soil carbon is created equal

February 25, 2020 by  
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There’s particulate organic matter, which is the stuff you generally can see. Mineral-associated organic matter, on the other hand, consists mostly of microscopic coatings on soil particles. They work differently.

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General Mills, Danone dig deeper into regenerative agriculture with incentives, funding

February 20, 2020 by  
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Food giants cultivate new pilots, new financing programs.

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General Mills, Danone dig deeper into regenerative agriculture with incentives, funding

Animal welfare expert Temple Grandin: Creative problem-solving takes visual minds

January 28, 2020 by  
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Instrumental in designing more humane practices for McDonald’s, the Colorado State university professor chats about the promise of regenerative agriculture and the state of sustainability in slaughterhouses.

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How companies can source down more sustainably

January 28, 2020 by  
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The key sustainability concerns related to down are around animal welfare.

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More people are using bike share programs, but the gender gap persists

January 28, 2020 by  
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Women make up less than one-third of commuters who regularly bicycle to work in the United States.

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More people are using bike share programs, but the gender gap persists

How cities can engage with Mobility as a Service

January 28, 2020 by  
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All forms of mobility must grapple with the same market pressures — competitive economic models, ownership and sourcing of data, and cities’ public policy goals.

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From sustainable to regenerative: bold business moves to transform the agriculture system

January 16, 2020 by  
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Regenerative practices could bring huge win-wins for farmers, food companies and the environment, implementing them will involve overcoming wide-ranging barrier.

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PG&E’s failures are spurring a movement toward electric cooperatives

January 16, 2020 by  
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Beacause they directly serve the interests of ratepayers, co-ops often can invest more quickly in new technologies and approaches.

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Black farmers embrace and implement solutions for climate resiliency

January 8, 2020 by  
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“Our duty as earthkeepers is to call the exiled carbon back into the land and to bring the soil life home,” said Larisa Jacobson, co-director of Soul Fire Farm.

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