Continuous Improvement Accelerator Project Directory

Field to Market’s Continuous Improvement Accelerator harnesses the power of collaboration across the agricultural value chain to implement locally-led conservation solutions and deliver sustainable outcomes through member-led continuous improvement projects. Explore how our members are supporting farmers on a journey of continuous improvement below.

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Ardent Mills & Kellogg Utah/Idaho Wheat Project

As part of Kellogg’s 2020 sustainability goals, they have committed to help agricultural suppliers, millers and farmers to optimize use of fertilizer inputs, estimate GHG emissions and measure cont

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Geography
California
Idaho
Utah
Metric
Energy Use
Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Irrigation Water Use
Land Use
Soil Conservation
Crops
Wheat (durum)
Wheat (spring)
Wheat (winter)

Ardent Mills Red River Valley Spring Wheat Project

The pilot group’s performance will be summarized and each participant will receive their own tailored report which provides an annual snapshot of their environmental performance using t

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Geography
Minnesota
North Dakota
Metric
Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Soil Carbon
Soil Conservation
Water Quality
Crops
Corn (grain)
Sugar beets
Wheat (spring)

Farming for the Future in Central MN

The Stearns County Soil & Water Conservation District, The Nature Conservancy, Minnesota Agricultural Water Quality Certification Program (MN Dept.

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Geography
Minnesota
Metric
Soil Conservation
Water Quality
Crops
Alfalfa
Corn (grain)
Corn (silage)
Soybeans

Minnesota Fieldprint Platform and NRCS Streamlining Project

Last year Field to Market was awarded an NRCS grant to look at interoperability between the Fieldprint Platform and Conservation Activity Ranking Tool focused on expediting the financia

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Geography
Minnesota
Metric
Biodiversity
Energy Use
Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Irrigation Water Use
Land Use
Soil Carbon
Soil Conservation
Water Quality
Crops
Corn (grain)
Soybeans
Sugar beets
Wheat (durum)
Wheat (spring)
Wheat (winter)

NRCS Small Grain Iowa, Minnesota, & Wisconsin Project

Farmers in Iowa, Minnesota and Wisconsin who receive cost share to add a year of small grains to a corn and soybean rotation provide their production data from each year in the rotation.

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Geography
Iowa
Minnesota
Wisconsin
Metric
Energy Use
Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Soil Carbon
Soil Conservation
Water Quality
Crops
Alfalfa
Corn (grain)
Soybeans
Wheat (durum)
Wheat (spring)
Wheat (winter)

Red River Valley Sugarbeet Project

The Red River Valley region is known as the nation’s sugar bowl and is a primary area of focus for sustainably sourced sugarbeets since 2012.

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Geography
Minnesota
North Dakota
Metric
Energy Use
Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Irrigation Water Use
Land Use
Soil Conservation
Crops
Corn (grain)
Potatoes
Soybeans
Sugar beets
Wheat (durum)

Sound Agriculture Nutrient Reduction Project

Sound Agriculture’s mission is to create on-demand crop solutions that lead to more sustainable, healthier, and tastier food.  To that end, Sound is leveraging a data-driven

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Alabama
Arkansas
Colorado
Georgia
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
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Montana
Nebraska
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota
Ohio
Oklahoma
Pennsylvania
South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Virginia
Washington
Wisconsin
Metric
Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Soil Conservation
Water Quality
Crops
Corn (grain)
Corn (silage)