Research demonstrates organic cotton growing has sequestered significant volumes of carbon

Signal of change / Research demonstrates organic cotton growing has sequestered significant volumes of carbon

By Iain Watt / 29 Nov 2017

Research demonstrates that organic cotton growing has already sequestered significant volumes of carbon and has the potential to sequester much more:

 

Strategies for greenhouse gas emissions mitigation in Mediterranean agriculture: A review - ScienceDirect

An integrated assessment of the potential of different management practices for mitigating specific components of the total GHG budget (N 2O and CH 4 emissions and C sequestration) of Mediterranean agrosystems was performed in this study. Their suitability regarding both yield and environmental (e.g.



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