November 18, 2017

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For Earth Day, a Climate Warning

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Farming on the Highway Shoulder

Published: Nov 17, 2017 – 03:18 PM EST

The Georgia Department of Transportation, The Land Institute, and The Ray have implemented a pilot demonstration on the right-of-way: perennial wheat farming. For the next three years, the pilot project, which uses Kernza® perennial grain, will be monitored by The University of Georgia's...

General Mills Signs on to World Cocoa Foundation's Joint Frameworks for Action to Combat Deforestation

Published: Nov 16, 2017 – 09:30 AM EST

MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 16 /CSRwire/ - General Mills joins leading companies in an agreement to end deforestation, protect national parks from illegal cocoa production and develop alternative livelihoods for affected smallholder farmers in Cote d'Ivoire and Ghana. The two countries produce nearly two-thirds of...

Ray C. Anderson Foundation Divests From Fossil Fuel Investments

Published: Nov 16, 2017 – 09:15 AM EST

“Fossil fuel divestment is both ethically and fiscally responsible,” said John A. Lanier, executive director of the Ray C. Anderson Foundation and one of Ray’s five grandchildren. “Investment has consequences, and we intend for our assets to grow by fueling renewable energy and...

FSC Announces the Bonn Initiative at COP23

Published: Nov 16, 2017 – 09:00 AM EST

• FSC, IKEA of Sweden and SIG support the development of scientifically rigorous methodologies to quantify the climate benefits of FSC certification

SC Johnson Unveils ‘Carnaúba: Tree of Life’ Exhibit at Museum of Industry in Fortaleza, Brazil

Published: Nov 16, 2017 – 07:00 AM EST

RACINE, Wis., Nov. 16 /CSRwire/ - For more than 80 years, the carnaba palm has been a symbol representing the State of Cear in Brazil, yet for SC Johnson, it also symbolizes the company's success and long-term commitment to preserving the country's natural...

Field to Market Honors Kellogg Company, Syngenta, The Nature Conservancy and Arkansas Rice Farmer Jennifer James With 2017 Sustainability Leadership Awards

Published: Nov 15, 2017 – 08:00 AM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Nov. 15 /CSRwire/ - Field to Market: The Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture last night announced the recipients of its prestigious 2017 Sustainability Leadership Awards. The Alliance honored Kellogg Company, Syngenta and The Nature Conservancy with the 2017 Collaboration of the...

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