Many landowners don’t want to miss a good opportunity to earn additional income for their farm. The high demand for carbon credits is predicted to increase by a factor of 15 or more by 2030, but without regulations on compliance and pricing for the market there are a lot of hesitations and questions about whether it’s the right fit.
KCoe’s sustainability experts provide sensibility around the current carbon market opportunities – from both an economic and operational viewpoint – for farmers to consider before entering the market. They answer:
- Why is carbon becoming so important in agriculture?
- What emerging markets and policies should I be paying attention to?
- How do I know if my operation is a good fit for carbon credits?
- What should I be mindful of when it comes to carbon contracts and opportunities?