Passage of the farm bill is a rite of Congress that often borders on the arcane. But this year’s version signals how American farming is gradually embracing a vision beyond the industrial model. https://t.co/DeOQywxRoCOpen
Passage of the farm bill is a rite of Congress that often borders on the arcane. But this year’s version signals how American farming is gradually embracing a vision beyond the industrial ...
SF // @thefuturemkt is hiring Brand Ambassadors for the Winter Fancy Food Show in January https://t.co/bEwHHfdQsg #foodtech #foodjobOpen
The Future Market is seeking brand ambassadors for a pop-up exhibit installation during the Winter Fancy Food Show in San Francisco on January 13, 14, and 15, 2019 at the Moscone Center. ...
Welsh farmers spoke to @theresa_may about the future of farming last week. See our briefing on #Welshfarming here: https://t.co/3wEds3cjmdOpen
SFT launch new policy briefing on the future of Welsh Agriculture
Congrats to Matt Lohr who was appointed today to serve as Chief of our Natural Resources Conservation Service! He will provide leadership for NRCS' mission to support America’s farmers, ranchers & forest landowners in their voluntary #conservation efforts: https://t.co/KAs2Jjdvdu https://t.co/xvLQongK8lOpen
WASHINGTON, December 3, 2018 – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced today the appointment of Matthew J. “Matt” Lohr to serve as Chief of the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s ...
RT @foodtank: Free Livestream Dec 5: @DaniNierenberg interviews Tom Vilsack & a panel of experts to discuss the role of AI + technology can play in our food system. Co-hosted by Food Tank, @Google, and Swell Creative Group. Register here & follow @refreshfoodtech: https://t.co/T9vPuGXEZO. https://t.co/0KHXQjNriUOpen
Mark your calendars! On December 5th at 5:30 PM CST, the Refresh Working Group will host a live stream conversation on food and tech featuring former Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack ...
Attn: independent farmers with creative ideas for sustainability projects! The @fruitguys are accepting applications for their 2019 Grant Cycle for Small Farm Sustainability - $5,000 to small American farms for your sustainability projects. https://t.co/uk30MRqoemOpen
Each spring we provide grants to small farms across the US. We're excited to announce that we're now accepting applications for the 2019 grant cycle!
Before buying your #coffee, know where the coffee beans are coming from and the journey they took to get to your cup. https://t.co/DbdsJ6koNz https://t.co/l1m4VhQ11cOpen
Before buying your coffee, know where the coffee beans are coming from and the journey they took to get to your cup.
What seat does agriculture have at your dinner table? https://t.co/MXrTfJ7rEL #farming #QuestionOfTheDay https://t.co/urBxWj9BaJOpen
A connection to agriculture that we can all be proud of.
In the 3rdarticle in our #Brexit series we speak to Tim Budden from @HigherHacknell in North Devon – Tim farms organic cattle, sheep, crops and a cider orchard in a traditional way, using a local #abattoir and an on-site butchery #CfLA https://t.co/69qDT8KPE8Open
Farmer Tim Budden of Higher Hacknell Organic Farm reflects on Brexit
Sustainably-minded organizations in the Midwest are starting to use cover crops again—what does this mean for soil and water health across the nation?
RT @OFRF: Headed to Organicology in February? Join OFRF for our day-long forum with innovative presentations from researchers across all disciplines related to organic farming and food systems. https://t.co/0YSEWVGdL2Open
December 11, 2018—Thanks to the hard work of OFRF and a broad coalition of organic champions, we have secured historic wins for organic agricultural research in the 2018 Farm Bill, which ...
“Systemwide approaches are needed to meet the demands and needs of the whole world,” — @NRDC President @rheasuh on the food supply chain. https://t.co/4W8J5sazSPOpen
In some places like New Orleans, the lack of access to fresh food is stark, a problem that needs to be on the top of the list for viable communities.
Cornucopia’s Take: The U.S. has been very slow to implement policies that would encourage organic agriculture, focusing instead on organic as a marketing tool. Countries around the world ...
RT @SunnivaBloem: Invest in Africa's youth before migration to Europe doubles, says UN official https://t.co/QsOHRYWManOpen
With continent’s population set to soar, agriculture chief Gilbert Houngbo stresses need to make rural life profitable
Our nation needs to accelerate artificial intelligence for farm tech #ai #usnews https://t.co/4BTx8F3yRE https://t.co/UzJJEmh6UvOpen
Emerging artificial intelligence farm tech, such as autonomous ATVs, smart wearable devices and drones, are helping advance the future of food.
“As long as we respect our hills, rivers and soil, he will keep us nourished.” (via @mongabay). https://t.co/ivZVXpJ0SxOpen
RAYAGADA, India — The sun rose above the jagged spires of the Niyamgiri hills, the sky a wisp of apricot on rolling mounds of green. Trees bent with mangoes and jackfruits dropped manna for ...