Heat, droughts and erosion are getting worse as climate change advances. Farming needs to adapt. The Leibniz Centre for Agricultural Landscape Research is working to optimize crop selection and rotation for different kinds of soil and conditions.
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Small-scale farmers can play a crucial role in creating sustainable food systems. But more investment is needed, writes Sabrina Elba, UN Goodwill Ambassador for the International Fund for Agricultural Development.
Germany's Agriculture Futures panel has delivered its report to Chancellor Angela Merkel, aimed at retaining family farms and reconciling animal welfare, climate impacts, sustainability and shoppers' food needs.
Among the vast monocrop fields in central Iowa, the Indigenous community practices regenerative agriculture. Could it provide inspiration for farmers battling climate change?
The third-richest man on the planet, Bill Gates, is also one of the largest private owners of farmland in the US. He is known for supporting environmental innovation, but his farming plans have been secretive until now.
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