Ecosystem Services Market Research Consortium

Ecosystem Markets. Built for Producers. Backed by Science.

The Ecosystem Services Market Research Consortium (ESMRC) is conducting research to establish a fully functional ecosystem services market.

Generating Soil Health Solutions
Ecosystem Markets. Built for Producers. Backed by Science.

The Ecosystem Services Market Research Consortium (ESMRC) is conducting research to establish a fully functional ecosystem services market.

Generating Soil Health Solutions

Program Contact

Dr. LaKisha Odom
lodom@foundationfar.org

Development Contact

development@foundationfar.org

ESMRC Awarded Grants

Scaling Quantified and Verified Soil Health, Climate and Natural Resources Outcomes from U.S. Agriculture in an Innovative Ecosystem Services Market Program

Year Awarded  2023

FFAR award amount   $5,150,000

Total award amount   $10,300,000

Location   Falls Church, VA 

Matching Funders   Ecosystem Services Market Consortium

Grantee Institution   Ecosystem Services Market Consortium

Ecosystem Services Market Consortium

Year Awarded  2019

FFAR award amount   $10,300,000

Total award amount   $20,600,000

Location   Morrisville, NC

Matching Funders   Noble Research Institute, General Mills Foundation, McKnight Foundation, Walton Family Foundation, US Department of Agriculture's Natural Research Conservation Service, United Soybean Board

The Latest

Insights

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ESMC’s EcoHarvest Market Program: Scaling Collective Climate Action in Agricultural Supply Chains

Debbie Reed

Washington, DC

News

The latest news and updates from FFAR.

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FFAR Renews ESMC Partnership to Grow Ecosystem Services Market Program 

FFAR-Funded ESMC Launches Eco-Harvest, an Ecosystem Services Market Program

FFAR Joins Consortium to Establish Ecosystem Markets for Agriculture

Breakthroughs

Tools, technologies and strategies from the research we fund.

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Launch of Eco-Harvest, a program rewarding producers for regenerative agriculture practices

Breakthrough for Ecosystem Services Market Research Consortium