Tate & Lyle Sustainable Corn Project

The goal of the partnership between Tate & Lyle and Land O’Lakes Truterra is to advance sustainable agricultural practices on acres equivalent to the global annual corn procurement volume (1.5 million acres). This project seeks to address local natural resource concerns and demonstrate year-over-year improvement on key performance indicators including: Field to Market's Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Soil Carbon, Wind Erosion, and Soil Conservation metrics; as well as, Nitrogen Use Efficiency, Conservation Practices Deployed and "Truterra Insights Score."

 

Active
Innovation

Participants

Sponsors
Tate & Lyle
Land O'Lakes, Inc. Truterra, LLC
The Coca-Cola Company
PepsiCo
Nestle Purina PetCare Company
Unilever

Project Details

Status
Active
Pathway
Innovation
Metric
Biodiversity
Energy Use
Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Irrigation Water Use
Land Use
Soil Carbon
Soil Conservation
Water Quality
Crops
Corn (grain)
Soybeans
Wheat (winter)
Natural Resource Concern
Climate Change
Ecosystem Conservation
Soil Health
Water Quality
Water Scarcity
Geography
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Michigan
Minnesota
Missouri
Ohio
Tennessee

Contact

Primary
Anna Pierce
Tate & Lyle
Agribusiness
Project Sponsor
Anna Pierce
Tate & Lyle
Agribusiness
Project Sponsor
Jason Weller