Top news of the week: 21.04.2020.

#COVID19 #foodsystem #resilience #CoronaCrisis #foodsystems

Future Of Food

On Apr 20, 2020
@SoilAssociation shared
🚜#COVID19 has raised public interest in our food system & its future At the right time, we have an opportunity to invest & champion a new fair, resilient & sustainable food system that both produces good food & restores a safe climate 🤔Will we take it? https://t.co/EKL0RCOuDc
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The Guardian view on the future of farming: let’s think about food

The Guardian view on the future of farming: let’s think about food

Editorial: The British food system, as well as individuals’ diets, needs to be balanced. Price is not the only factor

On Apr 20, 2020
@FarmingFutures shared
RT @UniRdg_OOCs: How can we adapt farming to an uncertain future? Join the @UniRdg_SAPD online course to share your thoughts. It starts on Monday 20th https://t.co/ffNFRyBTMA
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The Future of Farming: Exploring Climate Smart Agriculture

The Future of Farming: Exploring Climate Smart Agriculture

How can we adapt farming to an uncertain future? Could the answer be Climate Smart Agriculture? Find out with this free course.

On Apr 19, 2020
@SusFoodTrust shared
RT @hmeldridge: So pleased to have my new blog published in the @TheEIU @BarillaCFN. My piece discusses #resilience in the #foodsystem and the lessons that we need to learn from the #CoronaCrisis https://t.co/Wb6vKL5H4e
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Sustainable and resilient food systems will be critical in this crisis

Sustainable and resilient food systems will be critical in this crisis

The covid-19 pandemic is testing global food systems—with potentially dire consequences. To build true resilience, there needs to be a greater shift towards sustainable farming methods and ...

On Apr 15, 2020
@ICRAF shared
RT @CGIARclimate: As Kenya gets younger, the country’s agricultural sector gets older. Key approaches to center young people in Kenya’s #foodsystems 👉 https://t.co/00lyPCKtZD @BiovIntCIAT_eng @uonbi @RechaJohnWalker @catmungai @IamVictorMugo @evangirvetz @KenaravaGroup @JohnDeere @HelloTractor https://t.co/3iGSO6C1SL
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The secret recipe to scaling climate-smart agriculture: Youth

The secret recipe to scaling climate-smart agriculture: Youth

Counting on agriculture students to scale climate-smart agriculture in Kenya.

On Apr 15, 2020
@TreeHugger shared
The current food chain is failing us. https://t.co/zq5PxMfrFd
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The coronavirus and the cold chain

The coronavirus and the cold chain

So much of our diet comes on refrigerated trucks. It consumes a lot of fossil fuels and puts out a lot of CO2.

On Apr 15, 2020
@SoilAssociation shared
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Our Partner - Soil Association

Our Partner - Soil Association

Evergreen has partnered with The Soil Association - An organisation that is dedicated to campaigning for change in harmful farming laws.

On Apr 18, 2020
@CivilEats shared
What does a post-COVID-19 food system look like? https://t.co/Xjsygi3aCS
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If We Get Food Right, We Get Everything Right

If We Get Food Right, We Get Everything Right

Rethinking agriculture and our food system in a post-COVID-19 Hawaii.

On Apr 20, 2020
@AgFunder shared
Could TeakOrigin’s data-based “language” around food quality help ailing supply chains during Covid-19? https://t.co/9zqKh5xJ4u https://t.co/uR5zn3PCy6
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Could TeakOrigin’s data-based “language” around food quality help ailing supply chains during Covid-19?

Could TeakOrigin’s data-based “language” around food quality help ailing supply chains during Covid-19?

The startup is using analytical chemistry, optical spectroscopy, and machine learning to create a universal data-based language for evaluating food quality.