Paul Smith and his associates conduct research, analysis, and communication in the areas of Sustainable Agriculture, Environment, and Public Policy. Thoughtful, in-depth, nuanced analysis of issues and data. Recommendations and conclusions that reflect perspectives beyond the conventional. Examples provided here are from previous work and employment.



Economics of Soil Health Fact Sheets

New Soil Health Benchmarks Project – Feb 2023

10th Anniversary of Idle No More – January 2023

Soil Health Can Improve Crop Yield and Reduce Emissions – December 2022


Calculating soil health returns – September 2022


Recent report: Towards a Business Case for Soil Health

A 2022 report synthesizes knowledge on the economics of soil health practices in southern Ontario.

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