Carbon Market Webinar

August 18, 2021 |

We have been seeing renewed interest and activity associated with a market for carbon credits, in particular credits created through new land management and conservation practices farmers implement on their land. Last week, we participated in a webinar providing information on this emerging topic. You can watch the webinar here. Topics include:

  • An introduction to carbon markets and carbon credits (slides)
    • Chad Hart, Professor and Extension Economist
  • Understanding carbon sequestration under different conservation practices (slides)
    • Marshall McDaniel, Assistant Professor, Department of Agronomy
  • Contracts: Considerations and questions to ask before signing (slides)
    • Kristine Tidgren, Director, Center for Agricultural Law and Taxation
  • Overview of current carbon programs and opportunities (slides)
    • Chad Hart, Professor and Extension Economist

Resources shared during the webinar