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Sustainability

On Oct 22, 2020
@JonEntine shared
Viewpoint: Europe's pro-organic Farm to Fork policy will 'cripple' an already inefficient agriculture system @henryimiller @robertwager1 https://t.co/WZUEFhN9Od
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Viewpoint: Europe’s pro-organic Farm to Fork policy will ‘cripple’ an already inefficient agriculture system

Viewpoint: Europe’s pro-organic Farm to Fork policy will ‘cripple’ an already inefficient agriculture system

The EU’s “Farm to fork (F2F) strategy” announced in May, is “the heart of the “Green Deal,” a kind of Holy Grail for European environmental activists.

On Oct 24, 2020
@OfficeBECouncil shared
RT @SynBioBeta: Australian Startup Raises $3.25 Million With Synthetic Biology Algal Platform https://t.co/gtQQjd5dB7 https://t.co/6AkOz6iVhR
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Australian Startup Raises $3.25 Million With Synthetic Biology Algal Platform

Australian Startup Raises $3.25 Million With Synthetic Biology Algal Platform

Provectus Algae plans to revolutionize bioproduction by using photosynthetic microbes. The company announced today a $3.25 million seed to accelerate the commercialization of their algae ...

On Oct 21, 2020
@stuartsmyth66 shared
RT @ScienceAlly: Join us tomorrow at 10am ET as we discuss the world’s only genetically modified animal approved for food. @AquaBountyFarms CEO Sylvia Wulf and our own @JaffeGregory will cover AquAdvantage salmon's sustainability benefits and regulatory journey. https://t.co/C3QVFWkMgb #AfSLive https://t.co/KdfmDJIvwn
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AquAdvantage salmon: First GMO food animal

AquAdvantage salmon: First GMO food animal

In the third of our “GMO firsts” series we’ll discuss the AquAdvantage salmon — the world’s first and only genetically modified animal approved for food. The AquAdvantage salmon grows to ...

On Oct 20, 2020
@OfficeBECouncil shared
RT @FlorianGraichen: @scion_research, @nstda & @QUT will chair this interactive workshop "Land and sea: sustainable #bioeconomy and inter-regional ecosystems" at the @OfficeBECouncil #GBS2020 - hope to see many participants from #NewZealand & #Australia #circularbioeconomy https://t.co/DGD4ZyBajK
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Track 4: Regional bioeconomies & global collaboration

Track 4: Regional bioeconomies & global collaboration

Track 4: Regional bioeconomies & global collaboration Land and sea: sustainable bioeconomy and inter-regional ecosystems istock/Daniel Balakov Timing: November 16,  8-10 a.m. (CET) Contents ...

On Oct 23, 2020
@JNJInnovation shared
In recognition of #HealthEducationWeek, we’re raising awareness on the public health risk of accidental medicine poisoning in children. Together with the @CDC, the Pill Protect #QuickFireChallenge aims to improve medication safety: https://t.co/9Ly4JQC1oq #HealthLiteracyMonth https://t.co/W18jpH41GG
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On Oct 21, 2020
@CropLifeIntl shared
RT @CropLifeCanada: Today’s ag supply chain delivers the goods: it’s highly sophisticated, constantly evolving, & has embraced technology & innovation to ensure Canadians' needs are met. But where does that food begin? Check out #FoodForThought video series with @OhboyStu: https://t.co/I72jURRZhM
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FOOD FOR THOUGHT

FOOD FOR THOUGHT

FOOD FOR THOUGHT Have you ever wondered how food comes alive? Terms like “farm to fork” or “farm to table”

On Oct 26, 2020
@JonEntine shared
5 steps African governments should take to keep food systems intact when the next pandemic hits https://t.co/9m9LqS0cYx
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5 practical steps African governments should take to keep food systems intact when the next pandemic hits

5 practical steps African governments should take to keep food systems intact when the next pandemic hits

COVID-19 has hit world economies hard, and the agricultural sector is no exception. Restrictions imposed to prevent the spread of the global pandemic have

On Oct 26, 2020
@SynBioBeta shared
[email protected] receives $2.5 million milestone payment following first-to-market achievement with CBD produced by fermentation https://t.co/VjX8ccyLhR
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Hyasynth completes key commercialization milestone for cannabinoid biosynthesis, receives $2.5 million payment

Hyasynth completes key commercialization milestone for cannabinoid biosynthesis, receives $2.5 million payment

Hyasynth receives $2.5 million milestone payment following first-to-market achievement with CBD produced by fermentation MONTREAL, Oct. 23, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ – Hyasynth, a sustainable ...