Top news of the week: 09.06.2020.

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Future Of Food

On Jun 3, 2020
@SoilAssociation shared
In response to coronavirus & the climate crisis, we must change our food systems, stop overexploiting the natural world & move away from factory farming. 🌎 ASOA Scientific adviser shares lessons from the pandemic for farming 👇 https://t.co/3hQ5NfRa0f https://t.co/eAljmsfcRE
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Jane Goodall: humanity is finished if it fails to adapt after Covid-19

Jane Goodall: humanity is finished if it fails to adapt after Covid-19

Primatologist calls for overhaul of food habits to prevent a future pandemic

On Jun 4, 2020
@AgFunder shared
VIDEO: Farm Tech investment reached $4.7bn in 2019. Where is all that money going? https://t.co/5pzpiGs0lJ
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VIDEO: Farm Tech investment reached $4.7bn in 2019. Where is all that money going?

VIDEO: Farm Tech investment reached $4.7bn in 2019. Where is all that money going?

Farm tech investment has increased 370% over 6 years, bucking the trend across venture capital sectors, which have had a bumper ride. But why?

On Jun 5, 2020
@foodtank shared
RT @futureoffoodorg: #WorldFoodSafetyDay is an opportunity to take action to trigger a wider food and health systems transformation. Food safety is merely a symptom of a much broader, broken #foodsystem. New piece by @RuthOpenBlue & @WHO @Branca59 out now @foodtank: https://t.co/nLfpOGJu6f #WFSD2020
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Everyone’s Business: Food Systems Transformation as the Defining Issue of our Time

Everyone’s Business: Food Systems Transformation as the Defining Issue of our Time

Unsafe food causes 420,000 deaths per year but this is just a symptom of a broader issue. Now is the time to transform the food and health systems.

On Jun 4, 2020
@AgFunder shared
8 Takeaways from the Artemis Virtual Grower Summit https://t.co/XFeWgTN015
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8 Takeaways from the Artemis Virtual Grower Summit

8 Takeaways from the Artemis Virtual Grower Summit

Digital does not mean difficult; the key to branding is authenticity; and how the CARES Act could be relevant to your indoor growing business were some of the takeaways and topics at ...

On Jun 8, 2020
@AgFunder shared
RT @lifegaiasense: #GreenTech, #biotech advances & #ArtificialIntelligence could help tame agricultural #emissions & #waste https://t.co/Pz85OnbVTr via @McKinsey HT @AgFunder #SustainableAg #Sustainability #SustainableFarming #AI #CarbonFootprint
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Zero-emissions farm equipment

Zero-emissions farm equipment

Innovations in food sustainability, including green technologies, biotech advances, and artificial intelligence, could help tame agricultural emissions and waste, while safeguarding ocean ...

On Jun 4, 2020
@farmsnotfactory shared
New hypothesis on industrial farmed pigs being vectors for #Covid_19 that is, could pigs be the genetic path COVID-19 took between bats and humans? https://t.co/A1KMuaf5Op
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COVID-19: Possible link between virus, intensive pig farming, says study

COVID-19: Possible link between virus, intensive pig farming, says study

SARS-CoV-2 may have transmitted from infected pigs to a farm worker, from pig meat to the human food chain or from pig faeces into the environment, contaminating drinking water

On Jun 5, 2020
@WorldResources shared
RT @FISH_CGIAR: The ocean could provide 6X more food than it does today – including more than 2/3 of the protein needed to feed the future world population – provided it is sustainably managed. Read more this #WorldOceansDay: https://t.co/rAJbRvLYQe @oceanpanel @WorldResources @WorldFishCenter
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Oceans will be key to future food security – new expert report

Oceans will be key to future food security – new expert report

A new report estimates that the ocean could provide six times more food than it does today – including more than two-thirds of the protein needed to feed the future world population – ...

On Jun 3, 2020
@SusFoodTrust shared
In our latest article Patrick Holden proposes a 2021 Paris-style food summit, with a global agreement that allows the harmonised trade in sustainable food to flourish, free of tariffs and barriers. https://t.co/TUq93qtS0m
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What harmonising trade in our food systems could do

What harmonising trade in our food systems could do

What harmonising trade in our food systems could do