Biodiversity offset schemes - an area to watch for cotton growers
Biodiversity offset schemes aim to reward farmers for managing species and ecosystems through market-based mechanisms.
Along with soil and water, biodiversity makes up the natural capital that cotton farms rely on. Biodiversity can help with natural pest control and pollination, erosion control, carbon sequestration and storage and enhanced water retention. These can all deliver a direct financial benefit, as well as improving…Read More