Agriculture, Food and Beverage

These two start-ups are making farming more sustainable. Here’s how

A person farming. Two start-ups in India and Ghana are among those making sustainable farming a possibility.

Two start-ups in India and Ghana are among those making sustainable farming a possibility. Image: Unsplash/Anaya Katlego

Stefan Ellerbeck
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Food production accounts for 26% of global greenhouse gas emissions. Image: Our World in Data
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Farmers for Forests uses a payment incentive scheme to promote sustainability. Image: Farmers for Forests

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Solar-powered cold-storage units are helping Ghanian farmers keep their produce from becoming spoilt. Image: AkoFresh

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