Planting the Seeds of Success


Gabriela Cruz, a GFN member from Portugal, was a panelist for a webinar on using carbon markets to incentivise climate-friendly farming: Planting the seeds of success: using carbon markets to incentivize climate-friendly farming.

The Economist’s Sustainability Week Insight Hour series explores sustainability initiatives. This event was held February 18, 2021.

Maria Gabriela Cruz

Maria Gabriela Cruz

Maria Gabriela Cruz manages a 700 hectare farm in Elvas, Portugal that has been in their family for over 100 years. Growing maize, wheat, barley, green peas and clover, they use no-till or strip-till on the full farm. She has grown biotech maize since 2006. Cruz was the Kleckner Award winner in 2010.

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