An application of life-cycle assessment (LCA) to legume cropping

Posted: 01.06.2022
The literature on environmental effects of cropping systems with and without legumes using LCA was analysed. The most comprehensive work was the results of the Legumes Futures project ("Legumes Futures Report 1.6 - Effects of legume cropping on farming and food systems"). The data gathered in the Legume Futures report was reanalysed and synthesised in order to make it suitable to the practice audience.



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Authors: Leonardo Amthauer Gallardo, Jens Dauber, Heinz Stichnothe
Acknowledgement: Legumes Translated has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innnovation programme under grant agreement No. 817634.

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