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Future Of Food

On Nov 27, 2020
@UN shared
RT @UNEP: More & more tea🍵, coffee☕️ & cocoa🍫 farmers are embracing climate-smart & sustainable practices by adopting certification standards. These can ✅ Help maintain soil quality ✅ Increase productivity ✅ Reduce costs Explore 👇 https://t.co/Uj3QjrwuAS
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Crop Certification: Going green unlocks global markets for farmers

Crop Certification: Going green unlocks global markets for farmers

Rainforest Alliance’s crop certification unlocks global markets for cocoa, tea and coffee farmers in Cote d’Ivoire, Ecuador, Ghana and Vietnam.

On Nov 25, 2020
@ClimateReality shared
With the holiday season upon us, let’s not forget what it’s really all about – the food! But the climate crisis is a threat to food security around the world. Good thing there’s plenty we can do about it! Learn more in our latest free download: https://t.co/hEain3wVwD
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Climate-Smart Cooking and The Future of Food

Climate-Smart Cooking and The Future of Food

And it is critically threatened by the climate crisis. Because if we keep burning fossil fuels at our current rates, food may become harder to grow in many places and harder to …

On Nov 30, 2020
@SoilAssociation shared
George Eustice @DefraUK has revealed a roadmap to sustainable farming 💚🚜Will this road lead to a food system that 🐦Restores #nature 🌍Tackles #ClimateChange 🌾Supports healthy, diversified & resilient food production Our CEO @BrowningHelen explores 👉https://t.co/jwjI3I9lVf https://t.co/cFXbLfnvbD
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Government unveils path to sustainable farming from 2021

Government unveils path to sustainable farming from 2021

Defra is clear on the phase-out plans for the old farm subsidy system and has outlined a new 3-component system that will replace the old farm subsidy system from 2024 comprised …

On Dec 1, 2020
@FarmingFutures shared
@SusFoodTrust webinar - Shaping the Debate about the Future of Farming Patrick Holden Dec 15th https://t.co/yAozqfSf4j
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In this virtual pre-Christmas gathering, Patrick Holden will reflect upon the future of food and farming, and discuss SFT plans for 2021

In this virtual pre-Christmas gathering, Patrick Holden will reflect upon the future of food and farming, and discuss SFT plans for 2021

In this virtual pre-Christmas gathering, Patrick Holden will reflect upon the future of food and farming, and discuss SFT plans for 2021

On Nov 26, 2020
@FarmingFutures shared
Special OFC Bitesize with Defra Environment Secretary @MPGeorgeEustice will set out a roadmap for the transformation of farm support, live from #OFCBitesize at 10am MONDAY (30 November). https://t.co/A2ecR3JGTf
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SPECIAL OFC Bitesize in partnership with Defra

SPECIAL OFC Bitesize in partnership with Defra

Environment Secretary George Eustice MP to set out roadmap for the transformation of farm support, live from #OFCBitesize on Monday (30 Nov). Join the Oxford Farming Conference (OFC) at ...

On Nov 28, 2020
@G_stordalen shared
RT @tveitdal: ‘Become a beefatarian’, urges odd EU-funded advert for European beef https://t.co/dUhtZQzjgZ EU produced 2.7 million tonnes of beef over first five months of 2020 and campaign aims to make meat eaters ‘confident about their consumption decision’ @G_stordalen @olavkjorven https://t.co/ttnRwqD7XK
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‘Become a beefatarian’, urges odd EU-funded advert for European beef

‘Become a beefatarian’, urges odd EU-funded advert for European beef

EU produced 2.7 million tonnes of beef over first five months of 2020 and campaign aims to make meat eaters ‘confident about their consumption decision’

On Nov 30, 2020
@foodtechconnect shared
New Post: @seed2growth on The Future of Food Retail https://t.co/Q8AQc0nsJc #foodtech #futureofretail https://t.co/z5dYC3ztVj
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S2G Ventures on The Future of Food Retail

S2G Ventures on The Future of Food Retail

This is a guest post by Audre Kapacinskas, Vice President at S2G Ventures Food+Tech Connect and S2G Ventures are partnering to host Reimagining Retail, a series of conversations exploring ...

On Nov 30, 2020
@SusFoodTrust shared
If future #farmingpolicy is to support the right type of farming systems we urgently need a harmonised framework for measuring on-farm sustainability. Without this, support will be piecemeal, resulting in further intensification and loss of #familyfarms https://t.co/M0m8AxzF29
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Brexit: Ministers unveil next steps in England's farming policy

Brexit: Ministers unveil next steps in England's farming policy

The post-Brexit plans for farm payments are the most significant for 50 years, the government says.