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Land O'Lakes

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Land O'Lakes doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 42

Land O’Lakes has a DitchCarbon Score of 42 out of 100, indicating moderate performance in sustainability practices. This score suggests there is significant room for improvement in reducing their carbon intensity. A higher score would reflect a stronger commitment to lowering emissions and enhancing their environmental impact.

This was calculated based on 30+ company specific emissions data points, the higher the score, the better. Check out our methodology.

Industry emissions intensity

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Very high

Land O’Lakes is a company in the food industry, which has a carbon intensity ranking of medium. Some industries are more damaging than others, this ranking gives you an indication of how carbon intensive the industry is which this company operates in.

Location emissions intensity

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Very high

Land O’Lakes operates in the United States, which has a low carbon intensity rating, indicating a cleaner energy mix. This regional advantage supports the company’s sustainability efforts by reducing its carbon footprint through location-based lower emissions.
6.79%

...this company is doing 6.79% better in emissions than the industry average.

Land O’Lakes is a prominent player in the US food industry, founded in 1921 by a group of 320 dairy farmers in St. Paul, Minnesota. Now headquartered in Arden Hills, the company has expanded beyond dairy to offer a range of agricultural services, feed products, and international agricultural development. With a history of growth and a commitment to feeding human progress, Land O’Lakes operates with a farm-to-fork perspective and upholds its core values through its farmer ownership structure.

Good news, Land O'Lakes has set SBTi climate action goals

Land O’Lakes has committed to setting science-based targets to significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions from their operations. Their goals align with the necessary reductions to maintain global temperature rise within 1.5°C, addressing both direct and indirect emissions.

There’s always room for improvement,

DitchCarbon recommends...

Land O’Lakes should undertake a thorough inventory of all Scope 1 emissions sources to identify and quantify direct greenhouse gas emissions from their operations.
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