Carbon Farming: Sequestering Carbon in Plants and Soil

Originally published at: https://ethical.net/climate-crisis/carbon-farming-sequestering-carbon-in-plants-and-soil/

Our current agricultural systems are broken, and are a major contributor to the climate crisis. As well as using vast quantities of fossil fuels, contemporary farming practices release millions of tons of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases each year. The ability to feed a growing population is crucial to human survival, yet food security…