Enbridge, Carbon Farmer Team Up to Plant 327,00 Trees

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Enbridge, Carbon Farmer Team Up to Plant 327,00 Trees

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Edmonton & Calgary get 327,000 new #trees http://3bl.me/c98v4g from @TheCarbonFarmer & @Enbridge's #sustainability partnership

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Bruce Croxon of the Dragons' Den, centre, joined The Carbon Farmer entrepreneur Brad Rabiey and his wife/business partner Rebecca, far left, and Enbridge employees for a tree-planting day at Calgary's Beaverdam Flats in May 2013.

Wednesday, October 23, 2013 - 9:15am

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Brad Rabiey is not your typical farmer. In addition to cultivating organic grain on his family farm near Manning in northern Alberta, he’s in the business of planting trees.

He owns The Carbon Farmer, a tree-farm enterprise that turns previously cleared lands into conserved forest across the province while helping people and businesses offset their carbon footprint. The concept for Rabiey’s business is simple — customers can pay his company to plant trees on their behalf or they can purchase what he calls “farm-fresh offsets made in Canada.” He’s onto a good idea. And in just six years in business, he’s developed a growing clientele of clients, including Enbridge.

Continue reading about what this eco-entrepreneur and Enbridge have in common >

 

Keywords: Environment | Calgary | Canada | Carbon Neutral | Edmonton | Enbridge | Environment | Neutral Footprint | Social Impact & Volunteering | The Carbon Farmer | Trees

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