Report finds ag can help combat climate change

Corn and soybean crops have highest potential to mitigate or reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

Agriculture can play a significant role in helping to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, according to a recent scientific report.

As part of Monsanto Co.’s commitment to make its own operations carbon neutral by 2021, the company commissioned third-party expert ICF International to examine the potential for reducing GHG emissions through agriculture in the U.S. The resulting report, titled “

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