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Provender Alliance – Tending Our Roots, Growing Our Community
October 15, 2015 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
The Solution Under Our Feet: How Regenerative Organic Agriculture can Save the Planet
One critical and virtually unknown issue is still missing from today’s conversation about food, and it’s literally under our feet. It’s also a solution to climate change. John W. Roulac, founder and CEO of the superfoods company Nutiva, shares insights into how regenerative organic agriculture can save the planet. Of all manmade greenhouse gases, 20 to 30 percent come from industrial agriculture. Regenerative organic agriculture removes carbon from the atmosphere and oceans and sequesters it into the soil, expanding the soil’s water-holding capacity and building organic matter.