by anderseditor· By Richard Lindsay Imagine “carbon emissions”, and what springs to mind? Most people tend to think of power stations belching out clouds of carbon dioxide or queues of vehicles burning up fossil fuels as they crawl, bumper-to-bumper, along congested urban roads. But in Britain and many other countries, carbon emissions have another source, one … Continue reading CARBON FARMING: HOW AGRICULTURE CAN BOTH FEED PEOPLE AND FIGHT CLIMATE CHANGE
This is the World Organic News for the week ending the 11th of February 2019. Jon Moore reporting! Decarbonise the air, recarbonise the soil! This week I’m responding to a question. A few weeks back at the community garden we were in a group discussion about the impacts of climate change. Three percent of Tasmania … Continue reading 159. Dealing With Those Who Won’t See What’s Happening.
LA PAZ GROUP Fox Maple Woods in Wisconsin. JOSHUA MAYER / FLICKR Emergency? The evidence is clear in the case of the environment, and it is a global emergency with a global solution. Thanks to Yale e360 for this summary of a new finding: Planting 1.2 Trillion Trees Could Cancel Out a Decade of CO2 Emissions, Scientists … Continue reading In Case Of Emergency, Plant Trees
This is the World Organic News for the week ending the 25th of February 2019. Jon Moore reporting! Decarbonise the air, recarbonise the soil! Just a quick note to let you know one our neighbours is weaning calves at present and they are incredibly loud. If some of that seeps into the I do apologise … Continue reading 157. The Horrors of CAFOs Plus GHGs ~ Regen ag fixes all that!
Today, nearly 65 billion animals worldwide, including cows, chickens and pigs, are crammed into CAFOs. When you add it all up, the picture is clear—contemporary agriculture is burning up our planet. And factory farms or, in industry lingo, Confined Animal Feeding Operations (CAFOs), play a key role in this impending disaster. The science behind global warming is … Continue reading How Factory Farming Contributes to Global Warming
By Henry Lewis Tampa, Florida, a city where Donald Trump has held some of his most infamous rallies, will receive disproportionately negative climate change impacts if scientists’ predictions hold true. In a recent study published in the journal Science, “Estimating economic damage from climate change in the United States,” researchers have projected which states will likely … Continue reading The Geography of Climate Change
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