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Future Of Food

On Feb 13, 2020
@AgFunder shared
RT @farmingfirst: 'Agriculture is one of the most advanced industries when it comes to deploying automation technology in the real world' writes @techhq. Learn more --> https://t.co/x5wOk5vZ4k
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Agriculture 4.0 and the future of food

Agriculture 4.0 and the future of food

Imagine a physical setting where automation technology is taking hold, and the mind may conjure images of clinical car production lines sooner than hot,

On Feb 14, 2020
@AgFunder shared
#Sponsors - Sprout - Accelerating the Future of Food Production and Delivery. Read more about Sprout’s unique thinking on the agri-foodtech space here. https://t.co/eKod3rQzx1 #MoveFast #ThinkBig #AccelerateYourGrowth 📊📈 https://t.co/bgmI9fJphx
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Sprout – Accelerating the Future of Food Production and Delivery

Sprout – Accelerating the Future of Food Production and Delivery

Sprout is an agritech business growth accelerator focused on solving the biggest challenges to company growth, distribution and high margin monetization. Sprout backs bold agritech ...

On Feb 14, 2020
@annalappe shared
RT @realfoodmedia: Mark your calendars: on 3/21 @annalappe will be in conversation w/ experts on genetic engineering&the future of food at Commonweal in Bolinas, CA. Co-hosted by @TNSCommonweal, this will be an interesting and engaging event. Register now for the free event https://t.co/0HelY1m81b
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Anna Lappé with Claire Cummings, Rebecca Spector, and Melissa Nelson

Anna Lappé with Claire Cummings, Rebecca Spector, and Melissa Nelson

Saturday, November 2 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm - Join TNS Host Steve Heilig in a conversation with Anna Lappé as well as author Claire Cummings, The Center for Food Safety’s Rebecca Spector, ...

On Feb 11, 2020
@ModFarm shared
Canadian Farmers Form New Coalition to Fight Climate Change https://t.co/b7MHiTOR5q
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Canadian Farmers Form New Coalition to Fight Climate Change

Canadian Farmers Form New Coalition to Fight Climate Change

In Canada, farmers have been hit hard by extreme weather in recent years. Droughts and extreme downpours have led to poor harvests for grain growers in the Prairies. Early frosts have ...

On Feb 13, 2020
@AgFunder shared
Wisdom (and wallets) of the crowd: Small Robot Company closes Crowdfunding campaign at £2.1 million https://t.co/ZJnokkanfD
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Wisdom (and wallets) of the crowd: Small Robot Company closes Crowdfunding campaign at £2.1 million

Wisdom (and wallets) of the crowd: Small Robot Company closes Crowdfunding campaign at £2.1 million

The VC firm 7percent Ventures is confirmed as lead investor, having plowed in £200,000. By the time of close, a total of 1759 investors had backed the round.

On Feb 14, 2020
@MotherEarthNews shared
Discover the methods modern beekeepers must use to help their colonies thrive in an urban setting. https://t.co/uXJfB058eb
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Extreme Urban Beekeeping Methods

Extreme Urban Beekeeping Methods

Discover the methods modern beekeepers must use to help their colonies thrive in an urban setting.

On Feb 12, 2020
@AgFunder shared
RT @Agri_Tech_E: Delighted to hear insights and advances from experts @VinescapesUK @CambConsultants @NIABEMR @globalplantgen @vidacycle @FeraScience and one the most recently established UK vineyards @FlintVineyard as part of our #ATEevent yesterday https://t.co/rdtfAFlbZO https://t.co/foMYL5TeG7
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Climate change creates opportunities and risks for UK viticulture

Climate change creates opportunities and risks for UK viticulture

Viticulture helped by agri-tech offers benefits for carbon storage, regenerative agriculture in addition to being profitable

On Feb 17, 2020
@farmingfirst shared
"As farmers grow older and young people move away in search of job opportunities, who will be left to feed the continent?" 🌍 @SciDevNet ⁦@chepkoechmail Sylvia Ng'eno, on the importance of including & empowering young people in #agriculture 🌱 via ➡️ https://t.co/UFWUxQHC0Q
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Africa’s youth want to cultivate careers, not just crops

Africa’s youth want to cultivate careers, not just crops

We need to ensure that Africa’s future farmers not only grow crops but careers as well, argues Sylvia Ng'eno.