Policy Workshop on Carbon Farming

How can existing scientific knowledge can both inform and help to shape carbon farming policies and development of business models.

Info about event

Time

Tuesday 31 May 2022,  at 10:00 - 16:00

Policy Workshop on Carbon Farming on 31st May 2022.
The aims is to facilitate knowledge exchange between key stakeholders on this topic and identify future steps for research to support carbon farming activities involving agricultural soil. These steps will be used to shape action and research in Europe.
 
Workshop Objective: This workshop will explore how existing scientific knowledge can both inform and help to shape carbon farming policies and development of business models. 

Speakers from a wide range of organisations, including, DG Clima, DG Agri, and the EJP SOIL - Carboseq and -Road4Schemes projects along with financial institutions involved in carbon farming schemes will present their plans and perspectives.

The event will also host a session on carbon farming experiences enabling knowledge sharing activities between organisations and initiatives that have experience with different aspects of carbon farming schemes from conception to implementation. 


To register for the event go to: https://bit.ly/3EIgOEN or contact Avion Phillips at avion.phillips@teagasc.ie 


This will be a full day event consisting of presentations on:
- Policy perspectives on C Farming by DG Clima
- The relationship between C Farming and the CAP by DG Agri
- The potential for Carbon Sequestration by CORBOSEQ EJP SOIL
- C Farming integration into business models
- Case studies of C farming schemes at EU and Global levels