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The Global Farm Metric (GFM) is a whole-farm framework for measuring sustainability on all farming systems and landscapes.

When adopted, it will align existing sustainability assessments to establish a common language that enables all stakeholders in food and farming to drive positive change.

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A whole-farm framework

The GFM framework allows farmers to identify key areas where impact occurs, and where sustainable practices can be implemented.

Created and tested by farmers, it is practical and feasible to use and can be applied to all farming systems and landscapes.

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The Coalition

The GFM is working with a coalition of over 50 partners, including farming and environment groups, certifiers, food companies, financial services, and government.

These are some of the organisations driving the conversation.

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