Carbon? How it can be used to help combat climate change | Guest column – Journal of the San Juan Islands

By Elaine Kendall

We live in challenging times.

Climate change is both disturbing and bewildering. Yet, hope lies in the soil beneath our feet.According to the Rodale Institute, “… recent data from farming systems and pasture trials around the globe show that we could sequester more than 100 percent of current annual CO2 emissions with a switch to widely available and inexpensive organic management practices.” Our local agriculture can be part of the solution.

Source: Carbon? How it can be used to help combat climate change | Guest column – Journal of the San Juan Islands