Horizon Organic Announces Plans to Be Carbon Positive by 2025
Horizon Organic dairy brand announced plans to be carbon positive across its supply chain by 2025. According to Horizon Organic, its “Next Frontier” project involves achieving carbon neutrality, and then going even further, to remove and prevent additional carbon from entering the atmosphere. Horizon is reducing emissions through soil health practices and management of cows’ diets and manure. The company will also help family farmer partners boost the energy efficiency of their farms, with a $15 million investment fund to help farmers with low and no-cost loans to get training, tools, and technology. Horizon Organic is also considering manufacturing facilities, product transport, and packaging as part of its efforts.