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If we really want to sequester more carbon, agriculture can’t be made the enemy, says microbial input startup Locus (AgFunder News)

Last week, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) released a report stressing the importance of land management in the ongoing battle to fight climate change. Through deforestation, general human activities, and agriculture, 70% of the Earth’s land surface has been altered, it states, adding to climate-warming emissions and making it more difficult for forests and other ecosystems to store greenhouse gases.

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Soil “Probiotics” Highlighted As Solution to Plant Productivity and Carbon Reduction at World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology

Business leaders, investors and policy makers from around the world are convening in Des Moines, Iowa, this week to discuss the latest solutions in ag tech—such as the use of fresh soil “probiotics”—during the 2019 World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology. The quickly-growing agriculture trend will be highlighted during a technical presentation by soil health expert and Locus Agricultural Solutions (Locus AG) CEO, Paul Zorner, on Tuesday, July 9 at 11:00 a.m. CST.

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