Sectoral Scope

14. Agriculture, Forestry, Land Use

Status

Approved 19 October 2020

Clarifications to VM0042 Methodology for Improved Agricultural Land Management, v1.0 (PDF)

This methodology quantifies the greenhouse gas (GHG) emission reductions and soil organic carbon (SOC) removals resulting from the adoption of improved agricultural land management (ALM) practices. Such practices include, but are not limited to, reductions in fertilizer application and tillage, and improvements in water management,  residue management, cash crop and cover crop planting and harvest, and grazing practices.

Please note: this methodology is currently undergoing revision.

Errata and Clarifications

Clarifications to VM0042 Methodology for Improved Agricultural Land Management, v1.0 (PDF)

This methodology quantifies the greenhouse gas (GHG) emission reductions and soil organic carbon (SOC) removals resulting from the adoption of improved agricultural land management (ALM) practices. Such practices include, but are not limited to, reductions in fertilizer application and tillage, and improvements in water management,  residue management, cash crop and cover crop planting and harvest, and grazing practices.

Please note: this methodology is currently undergoing revision.

Additional Resource:

  • For responses to frequently asked questions about the Methodology for Improved Agricultural Land Management, please visit our FAQs.

Modules

Document History

Assessment Reports

Draft Versions

Public Comment

This methodology was open for public comment from 5 June 2020 through 5 July 2020.