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A Carbon Buyers Perspective

Carbon Farming Podcast

Release Date: 07/05/2022

Drought and Sustainability Practices w/ Travis and John show art Drought and Sustainability Practices w/ Travis and John

Carbon Farming Podcast

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Carbon Farming Podcast w Del & Larry show art Carbon Farming Podcast w Del & Larry

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Sustainable & Profitable Conservation Farming: Thoughts From A Farmer show art Sustainable & Profitable Conservation Farming: Thoughts From A Farmer

Carbon Farming Podcast

In this episode we visit with Frank Rademacher, a farmer from East Central Illinois with several years experience in sustainable practice changes on his farm.  Frank and his family farm a corn and soybean rotation and have been continuously been practicing no-till and cover cropping for the last 5-8 years. Using strategies like crimping high biomass cover crops, they’re reducing synthetic use, growing non-GMO crops while building soil organic matter.  Frank has a bachelor’s in Crop Science and Integrated Pest Management and currently works as a conservation specialist for...

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Carbon Farming in the Northern U.S. - Challenges & Benefits show art Carbon Farming in the Northern U.S. - Challenges & Benefits

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In this episode we discuss the challenges and benefits of reducing tillage and adding cover crops in the Northern half of US. Agronomists John Pullis and Steve Hasselman share their experiences with these sustainable farming practices in the upper Midwest.     After working with farmers for years through these practice changes, they offer advice through these practice changes that build healthier soils, better nutrient cycling and water retention.

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You Just Signed a Carbon Contact, Now What? show art You Just Signed a Carbon Contact, Now What?

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Do you know what to expect after signing a carbon contract? In this episode you'll learn what happens after a farmer or rancher signs a carbon contract - plus, how they're supported along the way. If you're contemplating a carbon program, you'll learn about some important questions from the farm and ranch perspective to ask in your carbon journey. Perhaps they'll be answered right here!  , CCA and are both conservation agronomists who support farmers throughout the transition process after signing up with Agoro Carbon. Supporting our growers throughout the life of the contract is a key...

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Carbon From a Range Agronomist’s View show art Carbon From a Range Agronomist’s View

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Agoro Carbon promotes carbon sequestration practices on ranches nationwide. In this episode we dive into what conservation practices look like in range and pastureland. Range Agronomist,  grew up in rural Wyoming on an elk refuge surrounded by rangeland and cattle. With a strong background in agronomy and animal health (Ph.D. Agronomy, M.S. Plant Science & Genetics, B.S. Animal Systems-Biotechnology) she explains what a carbon program entails on a ranch. Rotational grazing, nitrogen efficiency and increasing biodiversity are a few of the practices we...

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A Carbon Buyers Perspective show art A Carbon Buyers Perspective

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We are heading up the value chain with Ariel Perez of to learn the carbon marketplace perspective from one buyer. Hartree Partners is a global energy and commodities firm that provides high-impact, low-cost solutions to accelerate the transition to a zero-carbon future and to monetize the potential of that shift for their customers. In this episode you will learn the importance of purchasing carbon offsets to businesses, why some are interested in agricultural carbon offsets, and decision factors that go into purchasing carbon credits. “We will be able to create an additional revenue stream...

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Science of Soil Carbon show art Science of Soil Carbon

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Indiana Agronomist, Caleb Smith, takes us behind the conservation farm  practices to talk about the science happening under our feet - in soil carbon. Caleb answers some of the common questions he gets about soil organic matter, soil organic carbon, measuring carbon sequestration and how it relates to soil health. From influential factors to common misconceptions - dig in with us as we uncover the science behind soil carbon. If you have comments or suggestions, please visit our  or call 888-224-7423.  And be sure to follow us on , , ,  and 

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Carbon Farming From a Grower's Perspective show art Carbon Farming From a Grower's Perspective

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In our last episode we talked about how Agoro Carbon Alliance was created to facilitate improvements on the farm/ranch that reduces carbon and sequesters more carbon in the soil. These changes are not only good for soil health and bringing an additional revenue to the farm, but are beneficial to the climate, as well. In this episode we speak with Devin Moon, a wheat producer from Washington who decided to make these changes on his family's farm. He shares he implemented these changes and some of the results he has seen in his time working with Agoro Carbon Alliance. You can see more by...

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Is Carbon Farming for You? show art Is Carbon Farming for You?

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We speak with Agoro Carbon Alliance's agronomists to answer some of the most common questions you may have about Carbon Farming.   (Ohio-based) and (Texas-based) help growers and ranchers understand the benefits and drawbacks of conservation practice changes that can help your land improve soil health and bring in additional income. In future episodes we will talk with individuals in the carbon farming value chain so that we can better understand how to strengthen our farms and ranches while sustaining our future. If you have comments or suggestions, please visit our or call...

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We are heading up the value chain with Ariel Perez of Hartree Partners to learn the carbon marketplace perspective from one buyer. Hartree Partners is a global energy and commodities firm that provides high-impact, low-cost solutions to accelerate the transition to a zero-carbon future and to monetize the potential of that shift for their customers. In this episode you will learn the importance of purchasing carbon offsets to businesses, why some are interested in agricultural carbon offsets, and decision factors that go into purchasing carbon credits.

“We will be able to create an additional revenue stream that diversifies and strengthens the livelihoods and the revenue streams for people who are on the front lines growing food and taking care of the land on which we all depend.” -Ariel Perez, Hartree Partners

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