Carbon Emissions

With the IPCC’s Climate Change and Land report estimating agriculture is responsible for 23 percent of all global carbon emissions, the industry is under the microscope.
The need for carbon sequestration, sustainable food production systems and the challenge of feeding a growing population will present investment opportunities and challenges.
Start browsing a selection of our insights and analysis on agriculture’s carbon emissions here.
Ocean biodiversity

New Forests signs Finance for Biodiversity Pledge at UN General Assembly

The firm says it signed the pledge because action is needed through policy and business to better mitigate global biodiversity risks.

Tenacious Ventures invests in carbon offset blockchain marketplace Nori

The investment is Tenacious’s first outside Australia and the second overall from its inaugural fund, which closed in Q1 2020.
Carrot growing in soil

Australian government names soil carbon measurement as investment priority

The Australian government wants to hit a 90% reduction in the costs of measuring soil carbon to ‘transform the economics’ of soil carbon projects for farmers.

Impact Investment Group launches A$70m alternatives FoF vehicle

The Impact Alternatives Fund will invest up to 30% of its capital in regen ag and up to 20% in environmental assets in response to investor feedback.

New Zealand to introduce ‘world-first’ mandatory climate risk disclosure

Climate change minister James Shaw says the annual reporting requirements will apply to all institutions with more than NZ$1bn in AUM.

For more on carbon emissions and global investment in agribusiness and agriculture, continue your reading here.

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