Maggie Monast is a senior manager on Environmental Defense Fund's Agricultural Sustainability team, contributing expertise in conservation finance and the farm financial sector. Maggie's work focuses on advancing economic incentives for agricultural conservation in order to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and nutrient losses to water while increasing agricultural resilience and financial stability. Maggie collaborates with farmers, agricultural organizations, farm finance providers and economists to develop the financial case for agricultural conservation for farmers and their business partners and design incentives to integrate that value into financial practices, policies and products. Learn more about EDF's agriculture finance work at https://edf.org/farm-finance.
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- C11. Conservation Finance 101: Where’s the Money?
October 18, 2019
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM