CalCAN Publications

Climate & Agriculture Policy

Full report: Climate Threats, Abundant Solutions (Sept. 2018)
Executive Summary

Full report: Growing Solutions (Jan. 2015)
Executive Summary

California Agriculture in a Changing Climate (Sept. 2010)

Investing in California Agriculture’s Climate Solutions: Climate Smart Agriculture Program Fact Sheets (Jan. 2019)

Full report: Blueprint for a California Program on Agriculture and Climate (Mar. 2015)
Executive Summary 

Agricultural Climate Impacts & Solutions

Climate Change Solutions in California Agriculture (Jan. 2019)

Farming for Success in the 21st Century (2012)

Climate Benefits of Organic Agriculture (Feb. 2011)

Climate Change Impacts on Agriculture (Sept. 2011)

Full report: Ready…Or Not? An Assessment of California Agriculture’s Readiness for Climate Change (Mar. 2011)
Executive Summary

Farmland Conservation

Fact Sheet: Sustainable Agricultural Lands Conservation Program (Jan. 2019)

Opportunities for Increased Greenhouse Gas Reductions from Farmland Conservation (Sept. 2015)

Triple Harvest: Farmland Conservation for Climate Protection, Smart Growth, and Food Security (Feb. 2013)
Executive Summary

Healthy Soils

Fact Sheet: Healthy Soils Program (Jan. 2019)

Livestock Methane

Fact Sheet: Alternative Manure Management Program (Jan. 2019)

Diversified Strategies for Reducing Methane Emissions from Dairy Operations (Oct. 2015)

Renewable Energy

On-Farm Clean Energy (Net Energy Metering Aggregation) (June 2015)

Shining Brighter: Farmer Perspectives on California’s Renewable Energy Program (NEMA Progress Report) (Nov. 2016)

Water Stewardship

Climate Smart: Saving Water and Energy on California Farms
Recommendations for California’s State Water Efficiency & Enhancement Program (Sept. 2018)

Fact Sheet: State Water Efficiency & Enhancement Program (Jan. 2019)

California’s State Water Efficiency and Enhancement Program (SWEEP): A Progress Report on Rounds 1-4 (May & Aug. 2016)

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