Earn extra income and improve yields with our market‑leading carbon program
Why Carbon by Indigo?
Large companies looking to offset their environmental impact are searching for carbon credits of the highest quality. They're turning to agriculture for purchase credits that support farmers in transitioning toward farming practices that reduce emissions and enrich the soil.
Carbon by Indigo has the technology, support, and partnerships that enable farmers like you to generate high quality carbon credits that companies want to buy.
Sign up for Carbon by Indigo (for free!), and get connected with companies who want to buy the credits you generate
Hundreds of farmers like you have already received initial payments for carbon credits!
How does Carbon by Indigo work?
Carbon by Indigo connects growers to additional sources of income by helping them sell highly-sought agricultural carbon credits. Indigo determines the credits generated on the farm via cutting edge soil science and technology so growers can focus on the health of their soil and business.
1: Adopt a new practice
Kick off by informing Indigo on which fields you have recently implemented or plan to implement new carbon farming practices. Indigo will provide the support you need as you move through the growing season.
2: Report what you did
Next you will report on your historic and current field management practices. Indigo will take the records and calculate how much carbon has been sequestered.
3: Verify results
Indigo works with independent carbon credit verifiers and issuers to ensure the credits you generate abide by the highest industry standards, making them especially appealing to selective buyers.
4: Get paid
Finally, Indigo sells the verified carbon credits after they are issued and pays you for the carbon credits you generated.
Who is eligible?
In order to participate in Carbon by Indigo growers must meet certain eligibility requirements.
You plan to add or advance a carbon farming practice (or have recently).
You grow a currently-supported crop.
You grow in an Indigo-supported state.
You provide the required information by deadlines.
Your land does not fall into certain uncommon ineligible categories.
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What are the benefits?
The potential benefits to joining Carbon by Indigo impact both your soil health and your bottom line. Watch how one grower started using carbon farming practices on his path to profitability.
Improve soil health
Improve water availability during drought
Reduce erosion and retain more nitrogen
Improve field accessibility
Improve weed and disease control
Gain a new source of revenue with Carbon by Indigo payments
Reduce herbicide and fertilizer input costs with more resilient soil
Reduce fuel usage costs from tillage passes
Increase income with livestock grazing on cover crops