Private sector support
Level of Expertise: Introductory/Overview,
Topics: Cover Crops, Soil Health and Building Soil Carbon, Nutrient Management, No-Till and Reduced Disturbance,
An increasing number of food and agriculture companies are now providing payments to farmers to implement selected regenerative practices such as cover crops, no-till or new grazing systems. Generally, these programs are targeted to specific geographic areas, such as a single state or region. Some of the companies that have recently offered financial programs to assist farmers with these practices include General Mills, Cargill, Danone, Wrangler, PepsiCo, ADM, Unilever, Walmart, Bayer, Land O’Lakes, and many others.