This fact sheet summarizes American Farmland Trust’s report Combating Climate Change on US Cropland. The report focuses on the significant potential of no-till and cover crop practices to increase soil carbon sequestration and reduce nitrous oxide (N2O) emissions for a net reduction in GHG emissions.
Using Cover Crops and No-Till to Combat Climate Change on US Cropland
Washington, DC: American Farmland Trust
February 05, 2021
Fact Sheets and Technical Memos
Climate Change, Environmental Benefits, Soil Health