wheatSoil carbon sequestration is a win-win strategy. It mitigates climate change by offsetting anthropogenic emissions; improves the environment, especially the quality of natural waters; enhances soil quality; improves agronomic productivity; and advances food security. It is the low-hanging fruit and a bridge to the future, until carbon-neutral fuel sources and low-carbon economy take effect 144

field“Agriculture is recognized as a sector with such potential and farmers, ranchers, herders and other land users around the world can and should be part of the solution to climate change.” 146




The Organic Federation of Australia (OFA) is the peak body for the organic industry in Australia.The OFA fulfills a unifying national role for the organic industry by representing the interests of Australia's organic and biodynamic producers to industry and governments at the local, State and Federal level.


International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements (IFOAM) is the worldwide umbrella organization for the organic movement, uniting more than 750 member organizations in 108 countries.


Assists farmers by supplying biodynamic preparations and conducts farm advisory and support services across Australia


The Rodale Institute is a nonprofit arganic agriculture research organisation. Their soil scientists and a cooperating network of researchers have documented that organic farming techniques offer the best solution to global warming and famine.


The Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL) was founded in 1973 and is one of the world’s leading information and documentation centres for organic agriculture.


FAO: (United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation)

Has many publications on issues raised in this website.


EPA (United States Environmental Protection Agency)

Carbon sequestration page