This soil-focused fact sheet series, which is intended for members of the technical assistance community who advise California growers on climate-smart agriculture, provides an overview of carbon farming and addresses the potential benefits of compost, pulverized rock, and biochar as soil amendments.
Climate change is challenging California's multi-billion dollar agricultural industry, which provides thousands of jobs and produces more than 400 agricultural commodities. This story map provides a broad overview of California's specialty crop production, and the potential climate-adaptive opportunities that can support California agriculture in an uncertain future.
Newsletters from the California Climate Hub

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A menu of adaptation strategies and approaches that provides options for taking action to integrate climate change considerations into forest mgmt. and conservation.

The USDA California Climate Hub partnered with Full Belly Farm in Yolo County to illustrate how a grower can use and navigate a climate change adaptation framework to support the resilience of their operation when faced with the challenge of climate change…

This soil-focused fact sheet series, which is intended for members of the technical assistance community who advise California growers on climate-smart agriculture, provides an overview of carbon farming and addresses the potential benefits of compost,…

Climate change is challenging California's multi-billion dollar agricultural industry, which provides thousands of jobs and produces more than 400 agricultural commodities. This story map provides a broad overview of California's specialty crop…

This primer provides Sierra Nevada forest managers a science overview of climate and other issues bearing on forest management in the region.