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Surrey’s NatureMetrics teams up with Unilever to support regenerative farming projects

Surrey’s NatureMetrics teams up with Unilever to support regenerative farming projects

[ad_1] Guildford-based nature intelligence company NatureMetrics has teamed up with the giant Unilever to deploy the former’s world-leading environmental DNA (eDNA) sampling technology in four locations across the latter’s supply chain. Unilever, a fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) company, uses around 4 million hectares of land to grow materials for its products, which are used by millions around the globe every day. READ MORE: NatureMetrics triples Nature Advisory team NatureMetrics technology will measure soil and insect biodiversity and work has already begun on baseline data in Argentina, Canada, the UK and Europe. The aim is to provide insight to show the positive impact of regenerative farming practices in Unilever’s supply chain. “The beauty of the data we capture using our technology is that it’s a common language multiple stakeholders across a supply chain can use,” said Tom Ludwig, head of onshore industries at NatureMetrics. “It will not only support Unilever’s regenerative agriculture programme at a high level, but also empower its suppliers, implementation partners and farmers with critical information at a farm level. “Only by bringing …