Welcome our New Members in August 2021

Our membership keeps growing. We are so proud to welcome this great range of new organisations to our Alliance. Learn more about their plans and ambitions for the future. Caravela Limited Climate change is one of the main challenges that coffee growers (and everyone) around the world face. Evidence of the effects of global warming can already be seen in … Read More

Cool Farm is hiring – Science & Methods Manager + Administration & Finance Coordinator

As the world wakes up to our collective responsibility to deliver a net-zero emissions world, food and agriculture companies are leaning in with supply chain programs that depend on being able to quantify agricultural greenhouse gas emissions, carbon sequestration, biodiversity and water conservation. This brings them to the Cool Farm Alliance. The Cool Farm Alliance (CFA) is a growing membership … Read More

Welcome our New Members in June and July 2021

Our membership keeps growing. We are very excited to welcome the diverse range of organisations that joined our community in June and July 2021. Find out more in the following post about their plans within the Cool Farm Alliance. Agrimetrics Agrimetrics is the agri-food sector’s Data Marketplace: a place to find, manage, share, and monetise food and farming data. We … Read More

Fairtrade becomes member of the Cool Farmer Alliance

Farmers are on the front line of climate change. For millions of farming communities worldwide, the impacts of changing weather patterns are a daily reality. Their crops are directly threatened by such developments and therefore putting their livelihoods at risk. Solutions to climate change are beyond complex, but it is clear switching towards more sustainable ways of production is an … Read More

Giulia Stellari from Unilever Appointed as New Chair of the CFA Executive Committee

After the resignation of Jan-Kees Vis who has played a leading role in our Alliance, we are pleased to announce the appointment of Giulia Stellari, Director, Sustainable Sourcing, Digital and Carbon Solutions at Unilever, as the new Chair of the Cool Farm Alliance Executive Committee. Giulia brings a wealth of experience, passion and energy to the Cool Farm Alliance and … Read More

Updating the Cool Farm Tool Calculation – CFT Version 1.0 Release Plan

UPDATE 22. SEPTEMBER: DESCRIPTION OF CHANGES ADDED  Background The Cool Farm Tool first existed as a spreadsheet providing many of the GHG emission calculations that are present in the online tool today. Since the service was converted into a web application in 2013, most of the core calculation has not changed. There has been continuous work to improve the User … Read More

regenagri and Cool Farm Alliance collaborate to drive progress and monetisation of regenerative agriculture

Global regenerative agriculture initiative, regenagri® has launched a new version of its digital hub, regenagri 2.0. The new version of the digital hub includes the capability to manage large groups of farms and offers new functionality to measure carbon and monetise good environmental practice. A key element of the new release is the integration of Cool Farm Alliance’s (CFA) Cool … Read More

6 companies offering carbon-based payments to arable farmers

Mike Abram presents in one of his newest Farmers Weekly articles an insightful overview of six companies offering carbon-based payments to arable farmers: Nori Indigo Ag Bayer Soil Capital Soil Heroes and Gentle Farming. Abram also draws attention to other six companies to keep an eye on. The Cool Farm Tool is one of the driving medium used in some … Read More

Free E-Learning Course on the Cool Farm Tool

In order to support farmers and supply chain actors in their use of the Cool Farm Tool and their actions towards a more resilient, carbon-smart agriculture, we have developed a free E-Learning course with updated video tutorials and user manuals for Crops, Beef, Dairy and Biodiversity, as well as useful guidance and resources for sustainable actions. The objectives of the … Read More