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New knowledge synthesis on organic agriculture and climate change

Published: 12 July 2013

The report describes how organic agriculture affects the climate, its potential to contribute to mitigating climate change as well as future research needs.

The results are summarized at the end of the report in five points:

  • Increased nitrogen efficiency
  • Increased yields
  • More carbon in the soil
  • Resource-efficient systems
  • More vegetables