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Soil and water – Head Heart and Hands
An inspirational video on the importance of soil restoration to prevent erosion, increase crop productivity and as a tool to combat climate change. One of the four short videos drawn from the documentary Head Heart and Hands, a film made in collaboration with AlVelAl and Commonland on the frontrunners of landscape restoration in Spain.
A digital online/ offline ecosystem for global smallholder agriculture
This research compared the profitability of regenerative (agroecological) almond orchards to conventional almond orchards.
MPS’s have become popular for tackling the complex challenges of sustainable development. These tools will help you support MSP processes.
This tool helps in the appropriate choice of species and identify seed sources for a given project site that meet the desired restoration objectives.
Regenerative agriculture is an effective way to restore biodiversity and stabilize the climate, but what exactly is it?
How has a dry wash with a strong-flowing river been regenerated into a large functional wetland?
How are berms used to make pockets to slow down the river, stop erosion, and restore the natural vegetation?
The video gives a nice illustration of what a diversified commercial regenerative farming operation can look like.
This farm assessment tool can help farmers understand their costs, measure their climate impact, identify potential savings, and make decisions on their farm.
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