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The sustainability calculator’s output shows how a producer’s practices stack up against provincial averages. “The smaller the number, the lower the impact,” said Serecon’s 
Markus Weber.

Are you a good steward of your land? There’s an app for that

Big food companies are demanding farmers prove they are reducing their environmental impact

Hundreds and hundreds of producers” are needed to help fine tune a new environmental sustainability calculator before it’s ready to launch. The open-source calculator is the latest development in the growing trend to demonstrate to consumers that farmers are taking steps to reduce their environmental impact and being good stewards of the land. Companies such […] Read more