Agricultural carbon offsets

Protocol information, including conservation cropping as well as other resources to help farmers engage with the carbon offset market.

Services and information

By adopting practices that generate carbon offsets, farmers can earn extra income and realize long-term benefits to their farms.

Information on offset protocols, including 4 protocols that can produce carbon offset income for agriculture.

Conservation cropping is the main protocol used by Alberta farmers looking to earn carbon offsets.

The Distributed Renewable Energy Generation Protocol offers carbon offset payments for small-scale solar and wind power producers.