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Activity E.2: Modeling Global Warming Potential (GWP) reductions associated with sub-watershed wide transition to organic farming


  1. To model land use changes in a sub-watershed associated with full transition of all farms to organic farming
  2. To understand the E and GWG emissions associated with such a scenario
  3. To advance understanding of the impacts of widespread adoption of organic farming in Canada
  4. To determine the environmental value added associated with the transition process which will help with branding Canadian food products as environmentally sustainable.

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