Advancing Agriculture to Address Climate Change

There's a scalable climate solution where farmers are the heroes. It’s backed by technology, driven by innovation, and supports sustainability across the supply chain. It will differentiate your company's environmental and social good strategy.

Invest in the Farming We Need

By adopting beneficial practices, farmers can reduce and sequester carbon dioxide, while enriching their soil. Your company can directly support the farmers starting to act on this unique, scalable climate solution that will continue to advance with deployment and ongoing scientific collaboration.

Monitor. Quantify.
Verify. Reward.

Indigo worked with the Climate Action Reserve and Verra – through their Verified Carbon Standard (VCS) program – to help develop innovative methodologies for monitoring, quantifying, verifying, and reporting net on-farm greenhouse gas emissions reductions and removals. The methodologies are the first to allow for affordable long-term monitoring of on-farm emissions, abatement, and carbon removal.

Catalyzing Carbon Farming

Adopting practices such as cover crops and reduced tillage can improve the health of farmers’ soil, their bottom line, and ultimately the planet. By investing in Indigo Carbon, you are providing the financing to help make that possible.

Meet the Farmers

Get to know some of the thousands of farmers who have started using beneficial practices that improve their profitability and help make agriculture a distinguished, nature-based climate solution.

Unlocking the potential of agriculture


Indigo Carbon supports farmers in their transition to more sustainable practices, delivering technological solutions and sponsor investments to reduce and sequester carbon dioxide into agricultural soils.

Step 1

Farmers can earn additional revenue by farming carbon

Farmers enroll in Indigo Carbon, then implement practices to reduce carbon emissions and increase soil carbon.

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Step 2

Climate impact is quantified

Net changes in greenhouse gas emissions and soil carbon levels from those practices are calculated by Indigo. Carbon credits are independently verified, validated, and issued by a leading carbon registry.

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Step 3

Supporters connect with farmers

By purchasing farmer credits, supporting companies catalyze climate and community impact while meeting their sustainability goals.

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Step 4

Farmers and rural communities thrive

Farmers use additional revenue from credits as an incentive to adopt practices faster, boosting their bottom line and climate impact.

The Indigo Carbon program provides verified, nature-based credits to companies while supporting farmers in their transition towards more beneficial agriculture

Carbon Supporters

Companies are committing to agriculture

Ranging from life sciences to finance, consulting to brewing, there are companies who have made their commitment to farmers and the climate known.

Maple Leaf Foods

The World's First Major Carbon Neutral Food Company producing high-quality, sustainable meat and plant-based protein, on a journey to become the most sustainable protein company on earth


Global management consulting firm investing in scaling agriculture as a nature-based climate solution as part of their strategy to achieve net-zero climate impact and become climate positive by 2030


A global financial services firm driving innovation in the banking industry, and with a net-zero ambition that is proactively supporting the transition to a low-carbon economy

New Belgium Brewing Company

Nationally distributed brewery dedicated to enabling consumers to drink sustainably through their flagship brand Fat Tire, the nation’s first Certified Carbon Neutral beer


Global commerce company working to spur innovation across the best long-term approaches to climate change through their industry-leading Sustainability Fund

Blue Bottle Coffee

Global specialty coffee company advancing industry-leading scalable climate and sustainability solutions such as zero waste and regenerative agriculture

JPMorgan Chase

Global financial services firm dedicated to addressing climate change and creating solutions that protect the environment and grow the economy

Heidrick & Struggles

Heidrick & Struggles provides integrated talent and human capital solutions to help their clients change the world, one leadership team at a time.®

Cool Effect

Cool Effect is a nonprofit dedicated to reducing carbon emissions around the world by allowing individuals, businesses, organizations, and universities to create a tangible impact on climate change by funding the highest quality carbon reduction projects that are verifiably and measurably reducing global warming emissions


Technology company harnessing the power of transactions between businesses such as BCG and IBM to fund environmental and social impact initiatives, offering technology-enabled traceable agricultural carbon credits through their platform

The North Face

The North Face was built on a love of the outdoors and the desire to enable all types of exploration, from your backyard to the Himalayas. Their sustainability mission is to create the best performing products while leaving an ever-smaller footprint on the planet

Epiphany Malt

Epiphany Craft Malt has a mission to provide an integrated regional supply to brewers, distillers, and other sprouted grain ventures.

Dogfish Head Craft Brewery

Craft brewing company collaborating to pilot the first traceably sourced beer to address climate change through agriculture using Indigo Carbon

We are pleased to offer Indigo carbon offsets on the Cool Effect platform. We value Indigo's pioneering work with the Climate Action Reserve and Verra to quantify carbon sequestration in soil as well as its goals to teach and promote beneficial, sustainable agricultural practices that help both the farmer and mother earth.

Dee Lawrence

Co-Founder, Cool Effect
Indigo’s approach to changing and improving farming by adjusting long-standing farming practice while revolutionizing how crops are managed inspired me to think bigger about solutions to fight climate change. At Epiphany Malt, the small grains we use are the foundation to our excellence in malting. We want to start where it matters most to us, in the field.

Sebastian Wolfrum

Founder & Director of Malting & Roasting Operations, Epiphany Craft Malt
We are proud to partner with Indigo Ag as another key milestone in our purposeful journey to becoming the most sustainable protein company on earth. The potential for carbon sequestration through regenerative agriculture is game changing for global climate action. As a carbon neutral company, Maple Leaf Foods is committed to creating a more sustainable food system by investing in high-impact environmental projects and supporting local farmers as they harness the power of agriculture to meaningfully reduce greenhouse gases globally.

Michael McCain

President & CEO, Maple Leaf Foods

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All figures are examples based on specific assumptions that may not be applicable to all land. A number of variables can affect outcomes on any particular land. Indigo does not guarantee any results with respect to agronomic outcomes, financial or profitability outcomes, carbon dioxide equivalents sequestered, carbon credits generated or amount or eligibility of payments with respect to any individual landowner or operator. Website for promotional purposes only. Additional terms apply.