SAMPLES addresses the dearth of reliable information about greenhouse gas emissions from agriculture in tropical countries. SAMPLES scientists work with developing countries to improve data on agricultural greenhouse gas emissions and mitigation potentials.
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New MRV Platform houses tools, approaches, & case studies to support accounting for emissions and mitigation in the livestock sector
The new MRV Platform for Agriculture provides information to guide measurement, reporting and verification (MRV) systems for agricultural emissions and mitigation, such as for Nationally Appropriate …read more
Environmental impact of primary beef production chain in Colombia: Carbon footprint, non-renewable energy and land use using Life Cycle Assessment
Abstract In Colombia, the beef production chain accounts for approximately 11.6 million cattle heads and annually produces 933 million kg of the beef carcass. There …read more
Towards an evidence-based approach to agroecology and climate change adaptation and mitigation in low- and middle-income countries: A rapid evidence review
Presented by Sieglinde Snapp, Michigan State University, on 2 June 2021, at the webinar ‘Towards an evidence-based approach to agroecology and climate change adaptation and …read more
Understanding variability in greenhouse gas emission estimates of smallholder dairy farms in Indonesia
Abstract Purpose Life cycle assessment studies on smallholder farms in tropical regions generally use data that is collected at one moment in time, which could …read more